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AACPS CELEBRATES HEALTHY ANNE ARUNDEL MONTH THROUGH WELLNESS INITIATIVES

As a partner of the Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition, Anne Arundel County Public Schools proudly announces a few key wellness initiatives as part of Healthy Anne Arundel Month this April.

Earlier this month, County Executive Laura Neuman and Acting County Health Officer Dr. Jinlene Chan sought to “motivate individuals and groups of all ages toward better physical and mental health” as they kicked off Healthy Anne Arundel Month at the Anne Arundel County Farmers’ Market’s first session of the spring.

Under its own Wellness Council, AACPS addresses the overall well-being of students, employees, and school community members by applying the eight components of a coordinated school health program as outlined by the Centers for Disease Control. This month, the school system is:

Healthy Anne Arundel Month leads the way to National Physical Fitness and Sports Month in May, which is also highly celebrated by Anne Arundel County Public Schools.