Alberta Healthy School Community Wellness Fund

Sharing Successes

This Is Wellness

Schools and districts across Alberta are doing wonderful work to advance comprehensive school health and build healthier school communities. We would like to share and highlight some of the great initiatives our projects have been undertaking.

St. Gregory Catholic School

Hinton, AB

 

Breton Elementary School

Breton, AB

Breton Elementary School made a decision to embrace a direction set by Wild Rose School Division which was to provide culturally appropriate learning experiences about First Nations, Metis and Inuit culture that support reconciliation. 

Read more here!

Nelson Mandela High School

Calgary, AB

Nelson Mandela High School held its 2nd Annual Wellness Symposium for students and staff. Based on a student/staff survey, the Wellness Committee offered over 54 sessions in which presenters shared their expertise on wellness with the students.The day was full of interaction and learning on wellness-related topics including financial literacy, sexual health, healthy relationships, mental health, spirituality, zumba, yoga, health & nutrition, active living, zentangle, and much more. 

Read more here!

Project Videos

A grant provided to mtset helped to capture the work of schools across the province and highlight their work in a series of videos.

Creating Engaging Environments

Students Engaged in Wellness Across Alberta

Embedding Wellness Cross-Curricular

Engaging All Students through Healthy Relationships

Planning for a Sustainable Healthy School Community

Collaborating for Student Success

How Do We Achieve Whole School Change?

Other school project videos and PSAs can be found here.