Healthy schools campaign

nrgBalance Zone

Member benefits

By enrolling as a nrgBalance Zone, schools are equipped with programs, resources and outreach opportunities to promote good nutrition and active living to youth and families.

Specifically, schools receive access to:

  • online resources – planning guides, health education materials, and promotional templates
  • professional development opportunities
  • physical activity-related programs on walking/pedestrian safety and outdoor recreation;
  • teen-led health promotion campaign
  • after-school program for elementary-aged children and their families
  • annual events promoting walk to school, healthy snacking, healthy meals, and outdoor play
  • monthly eNewsletter

nrgBalance Zone Benefits provided to all schools enrolled in the campaign:

nrgBalance Zone Welcome Resource Pack
(mailed in August 2011 for the start of the 2011-12 school year)

  • nrgBalance Zone Banner
  • nrgBalance Event Posters (Apple Crunch, Go for the Greens & Move it Outside)
  • Walk to School Day Posters
  • 2011/2012 Calendar of Events

Year-long Membership Benefits:

“Enrolling as a Keystone Healthy Zone school has allowed our students to participate in lifetime activities through our physical education and after-school programs.”

Jill Hoffman
Health and Phys Ed Teacher
Blue Ridge Middle School
Susquehanna County