Outside food limits, more exercise contribute to more healthy schools in Hall County

Originally published Aug. 13, 2017 in the Gainesville Times.

Parents don’t bring cupcakes in for celebrations at McEver Arts Academy. In fact, other than lunches brought from home, there isn’t a lot of outside food in the school.

Students are encouraged to exercise through physical education classes, daily recess and even special classes on Fridays where the children can experience such opportunities yoga, dance and adventures in fitness classes.

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