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Healthy Eats, Active Feet

Healthy Eats, Active Feet is an Innovative Health and Nutrition Program funded by Sequoia Healthcare District’s Healthy Schools Initiative.

Program Objectives
  • Ensuring children have access to 3 nutritious meals per day including fresh foods low in fat, salt and sugar
  • Engaging children in daily physical activity through a new movement education program
  • Providing parents w/ education on promoting healthy eating habits in young children, planning healthy meals on a budget, engaging their families in regular physical activities and accessing community resources to meet families health/nutrition needs
Parents introduce a “Mystery” fruit or vegetable in the classroom so children can be exposed to new, healthy foods on a regular basis. Parents and children explore together the variety of physical activities they engage in with their families to stay healthy and active.
Parents made a nutritious Jicama salad for all to enjoy at our Holiday Celebration 2013. Parents, children and staff dancing Zumba together at our Healthy Eats, Active Feet 2013 Kick-off Celebration