Healthy Kids/Healthy Planet (HK/HP) is a PTA committee at Ashlawn Elementary School in Arlington, VA, that seeks to ensure, through a variety of ways, that children's health and wellness is a central focus of the school day. In our work, we draw heavily from research, which shows that healthy children are better learners, score higher marks on tests, exhibit fewer behavioral problems in the classroom, and are, in general, more relaxed. We also advocate for environmental awareness and protection through a variety of activities
Our regular, recurring HKHP Events:
HK/HP is always looking for new members to help plan our activities and welcomes your suggestions and input. Please contact Tamara Gelboin (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Carlin Schwartz (email@example.com) if you are interested in being part of the HK/HP committee.
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