Promoting wellness to school children makes a significant impact on them for life. The Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD is dedicated to establishing and maintaining a school environment that enhances learning and development of lifelong healthy Practices.
CATCH Global Foundation has updated the popular DigitalCATCH.org web platform with version 2.0, which makes the evidence-based CATCH health curriculum easier to access than ever before. Test drive a selection of free lessons and materials from their Pre-K – 8th grade nutrition & fitness programs (in English and Spanish) and the middle school e-cigarette prevention program CATCH My Breath. You can learn more about the 2.0 update on their blog or dive straight in at DigitalCATCH.org
The Dietary Guidelines for Americans are updated every 5 years. This link takes you to the website that has the most recent update.
This is the site Child Nutrition professionals use to determine if a food sold qualifies as being able to be sold in schools to children during the school day. You may use this site to determine if a snack is healthy!
LCM's School Health Advisory Council is a very active group with many persons from our community participating. You are welcome to join us for one of our very informative quaterly meetings. For information please contact Kelly Meadows <firstname.lastname@example.org> or call 409-883-2232 extension 5210.
CATCH is a great site for families to find ideas for all-round healthy living!
Square Meals is Texas Department of Agriculture's main website for Child Nutrition information.
This link will take you to Child Nutrition’s guidelines for the School Breakfast program and National School Lunch program.