Events & Promotions in our School Cafeterias

Keheley Honored for Anti-Obesity Efforts

 

Keheley Elementary School is the first in Cobb to be recognized by
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation. 

Check out the recent article in the Northeast Cobb Patch.

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Hollydale Elementary School
 Celebrates Fresh Fruits & Vegetables Month


Chalker Elementary School celebrated World School Milk Day on September 25th with a Hero's Breakfast. 
 

Thank you to Stephanie Keys and the Food and Nutrition Staff,
Mrs. Arduino and the Chalker Elementary School Staff and to our HEROS, the Cobb County Fire and EMT Departments for making this day a great success.

Hollydale Wins State “Rise Up, Fuel Up” Milk Competition

Hollydale Elementary School increased milk sales during the recent “Rise Up, Fuel Up” Milk Competition.  Hollydale’s efforts to increase milk consumption crushed the state competition.  As a reward, students will enjoy a Falcons pep rally complete with a Falcons’ player, Harry Douglas.  Look for more information on the event coming in March.

Cobb schools took four of the top six spots from the state competition.  These schools included: Hollydale Elementary School, Pebblebrook High School, South Cobb High School and Simpson Middle School.  They each received $1,000 to support nutrition education efforts.

Southeast Dairy Association Awards Grants to Schools

The Southeast United Dairy Industry Association (SUDIA) recently awarded 6 grants to Cobb County Schools.  The grants support the national initiative, Fuel Up To Play 60, efforts to be active for 60 minutes a day and eat nutrient rich foods.  Fuel Up to Play 60 was launched by the National Dairy Council and the National Football League, in collaboration with the United States Department of Agriculture.

Schools awarded grants, ranging from $2,000 to $3,780, include:

Fair Oaks Elementary School, Ford Elementary School, Mountain View Elementary School, Awtrey Middle School, McCleskey Middle School, and Pebblebrook High School.