The Wellness Impact: Enhancing Academic Success Through Healthy School Environments

Format: PDF

Audience: K-12 School Health/Wellness Teams- Teachers, Parents, Administrators, Foodservice Workers, Community Members, Coaches

Cost: Free

This report – from the GENYOUth Foundation, National Dairy Council (NDC), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the American School Health Association (ASHA) – reinforces the crucial link between quality nutrition, physical activity and academic performance.

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Full length report available at

Shorter variations aimed at parents and teachers to use as teaching tools available through United Dairy Industry of Michigan or via print at

Tags: nutrition education physical activity