Get Ready to Celebrate: PHS is Turning 20 Years Old!

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Get Ready to Celebrate: PHS is Turning 20 Years Old! We are eagerly awaiting the 2024-2025 school year because we will be kicking off some fun and exciting ways to celebrate our program’s big birthday. We will be unveiling some great new resources in the fall such as new PHS Goals and a new-and-improved PHS […]

What Are Your Summer Health Goals?

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What Are Your Summer Health Goals? Summer is around the corner. As you begin to plan your summer vacations, try to build in how you plan to stay healthy as you enjoy all the benefits summer has to offer. Are you traveling out of town? Does your destination offer any fun hiking trails? Farm-to table […]

A Heart-Felt Thank You to Everyone Who Supported PHS on Giving Blueday!

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A Heart-Felt Thank You to Everyone That Supported PHS on Giving Blueday Thank you to everyone who donated to Project Healthy Schools on Giving Blueday 2024. The collected funds will be used to support a variety of projects that will support our core program and the 150+ schools we support across the state of Michigan. […]

Earth Day 5K Run at Kensington Woods Schools

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Earth Day 5K Run at Kensington Woods Schools Kensington Woods is a 1st year BHC:PHS school located in Lakeland, Michigan. On April 26th, they held their annual Bob Ross 5K to help students get out and get active and in honor of Earth Day, which was April 22nd. According to Kensington Wood’s principal, Jessie Pratt, […]

Building Healthy Communities: Project Healthy Schools RFA Now Open!

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Building Heathy Communities: Project Healthy Schools RFA Now Open! Project Healthy Schools is accepting applications for new schools to join the PHS program for the 2024-2025 school year. Please visit the PHS RFA Website for more information on how to apply. Applications will be accepted through June 30th, 2024. You can also watch our 2024 […]

Michigan School Wellness Award – Application Due May 22nd

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Michigan School Wellness Award – Application Due May 22nd Attention all PHS Schools! You worked hard this school year to make your school community a healthier place for students and staff. Now is the time to get the recognition your school deserves. The Michigan School Wellness Award application is now available. The online application is […]

Apple Tasting Event at Avondale Middle School

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Apple Tasting Event at Avondale Middle School Michigan-grown apples are delicious! Project Healthy Schools recently hosted an apple tasting event in collaboration with the Michigan Apple Committee at Avondale Middle School in Rochester Hills, Michigan. Students were able to taste test three different varieties of Michigan-grown apples during their lunch hour. It was a fun […]

Learn About a Student Success Story from Holly Academy

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Student Success Story from Holly Academy Holly Academy is a 2nd year school with Project Healthy Schools located in Holly, Michigan. Their wellness champion recently shared an amazing email with us that they received from one of their student’s parents. To protect the identity of the student and teacher, PHS has removed all identifying information […]

Winter PHS Wellness Grant Awards Winners Announced

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Winter PHS Wellness Grant Awards Announced Congratulations to the following 11 schools who applied and received awards for the Winter PHS Wellness Grant cycle. Eligible schools were able to apply for up to $1,000 to support the wellness needs of their students and staff. Please join us in congratulating the following PHS schools! Cherryland Middle […]

Building Heathy Communities: Project Healthy Schools RFA is OPEN!

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Building Healthy Communities: Project Healthy Schools RFA is OPEN! Project Healthy Schools is now accepting applications for new schools to join the PHS program for the 2024-2025 school year. Please visit the PHS RFA website here for more information. Building Healthy Communities: Engaging Middle Schools through Project Healthy Schools is a collaborative partnership between Blue […]