Six Kearney Public Schools elementary schools are to be recognized for the efforts to make their schools a healthier place by receiving a 'Healthy Schools' award.
The Nebraska Action for Healthy Kids has
selected the schools because of their efforts to increase physical activity and improve nutrition for both students and staff members.
The schools receiving awards include:
In addition to
receiving a "2013 Recognized School in
Action" award, the schools will be featured in
the 2013 "Nebraska Action for Healthy Kids Wellness Success Stories" booklet.