525 U.S. Schools Receive Let's Move! Active Schools Top Honor
Let's Move! Active Schools announced its 2015 National Award honorees. Five hundred and twenty-five U.S. schools, representing 37 states, were recognized for their outstanding efforts in creating an Active School environment and increasing physical activity and physical education opportunities for students.
Schools receive a banner, certificate and congratulatory letter from the First Lady to celebrate their commitment to integrating at least 60 minutes of physical activity before, during and after the school day. Let's Move! Active Schools, part of the First Lady's Let's Move! initiative, is powered by a national collaborative of health, education and private sector organizations that strives to bring the benefits of physical activity and physical education to every child across the country.
SHAPE America, a managing partner of Let's Move! Active Schools, congratulates its members for helping their school or district achieve the top physical activity and physical education distinction for K-12 schools.
See the full list of recipients in the press release.