In This Issue
After School Snack Idea
Healthy Fundraiser
Healty Active School Symposia
Grant Call
Professional Development Opportunities
September Newsletter
After School Snack - Yogurt Parfait
Healthy After School Snack Idea - Yogurt Parfait
Healthy After School Snack Idea - Yogurt Parfait
Kaitlyn and Madison demonstrate an easy, healthy after school snack using 3 ingredients. This recipe is from the "School's Out...Let's Move" calendar.  The calendar features 16 months of detachable snack and physical activity ideas. Order your calendar today from www.everactive.org
Recipe developed by Nutrition Services, Alberta Health Services.
School's Out...Let's Move!
The Healthy Living Calendar
calendar-image Ever Active Schools is excited to announce a great fundraiser available to all Alberta schools and recreation clubs/groups. By purchasing our calendar at wholesale prices, you can earn extra dollars for your school or club!

The 16 month calendar, from September 2012 to December 2013, features a tear away physical activity and snack idea for each month. The snacks are quick and easy for anyone to make during after school hours. This calendar is a great resource for teachers, parents, community leaders, and coaches.

Ordering Information
Healthy Active School Symposia
Provincial Tour of School Health

The Healthy Active School Symposia are designed to provide Alberta school communities with the knowledge, skills and resources to address school health issues including physical activity, healthy eating, positive social environments and student engagement.  The one day event features discussion, planning and updates from each attending school community.  


The HASS objectives for this year are to:

  • Empower student leaders to create healthy school communities,
  • Educate adult leaders to empower student leadership,
  • Help participants make connections with their own school team, other schools and supporting partners,
  • Support school teams to create a clear, meaningful and achievable health promoting schools action plan.
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Grant Call
Alberta Healthy School Community Wellness Fund

AHSCWFThe Alberta Healthy School Community Wellness Fund managed by the University of Alberta Centre for Health Promotion Studies, is pleased to provide you with information about new grant funding opportunities for projects that support healthy school communities.


For more information on this new grant funding opportunity, please contact Libby Coldbeck, Project Coordinator, at Phone: 780-492-2537 or email: Elizabeth.Coldbeck@ualberta.ca 


Professional Development Opportunities

Ever Active Schools is leading the way in providing quality professional development in support of healthy school communities. The areas of focus include: Physical Education and Health curriculum, Daily Physical Activity (DPA), Physical Literacy, including Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS), student leadership, Comprehensive School Health (CSH), positive social environments and staff wellness.

For a full listing of our PD opportunities visit our website.

Call 780-454-4745 or email info@everactive.org to request a PD opportunity today!
Nutrition Bites for Newsletters

These nutrition topics, created by Alberta Health Services, are ready to be inserted into your school newsletter. Copy, paste and insert into your school or parent newsletter to keep your school community informed about nutrition.


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Thank you for your continued dedication to the health and wellness of our children and youth.



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