Wellness at PS9

PS9 is committed to having each student enter school healthy and to providing a school environment that supports and promotes students’ health, well-being and ability to learn. PS9 is committed to encouraging students, student’s families, and staff to adopt healthy lifestyle habits, including regular physical activity and a nutritious diet. As one of 10 schools chosen by ASCD for their “Whole Child Network” three-year comprehensive school improvement process, PS9 subscribes to the goals of Tenet 1 of the Whole Child Initiative — Healthy: Each student enters school healthy and learns about and practices a healthy lifestyle.