REACH
FOR EXCELLENCE

Creating a culture of health and wellness
for students, staff and the community.

CAFETERIA
FRESH

A FRESH take on School Food in Fauquier County!

HEALTHY
ACTIVITIES

Students learn about fitness and nutrition.

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FRESH

Fauquier Reaches for Excellence in School Health (FRESH) is a county-wide program to create a culture of health and wellness for students, staff and the community. The program is funded by a grant from the PATH Foundation and focuses on creating positive and healthy changes in our schools.

CAFETERIA

Fresh produce options are making their way onto our students’ breakfast and lunch trays. The FRESH chef, in partnership with the FCPS Director of Nutrition, is providing ongoing culinary training and recipe development resulting in seasonal menu items and healthy delicious choices.

THE FRESH PROGRAM

Fauquier Reaches for Excellence in School Health (FRESH) is a county-wide program to create a culture of health and wellness for students, staff and the community. The program is fully funded by a grant from the PATH Foundation. The FRESH program focuses on creating positive and healthy changes in our classrooms, cafeterias, after-school settings, and within the community – ultimately helping our students enjoy healthier lives.

FITS PROGRAM

Fresh Integration Team Specialists (FITS) work with elementary teachers to integrate kinesthetic learning into the teaching of core academic subjects as well as supporting the Physical Education objectives in the classroom.

AFTERSCHOOL CLUBS

Through the FRESH afterschool clubs, Wellness Leaders at each school will provide and host healthy activities and clubs that provide fun opportunities for students to learn about fitness, nutrition, gardening and wellness.

FRESH CHEF

In partnership with the FCPS Nutrition Services Department, the FRESH Chef will provide culinary training, nutrition education opportunities and continuous efforts to increase the healthy food choice options in the school cafeterias.

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DAILY GOALS
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6
GLASSES OF WATER
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1
HOUR OF DAILY ACTIVITY
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SERVINGS OF FRUITS & VEGGIES
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