May Health Celebrations


mental health weekChildren’s Mental Health Awareness Week, May 1-7
This year’s them is “Healthy Families, Resilient Children: Mental Health is a Family Affair!”  Be sure to celebrate your CHILL couselor, providing mental health services in Winter Part Consortium schools. #childrensmentalhealthmatters


thank-a-teacherTeacher Appreciation Week, May 2-6
Everyday teachers touch the lives of millions of children and make an impact beyond the boundaries of the classroom with their hard work. Celebrate these real-life superheroes during Teacher Appreciation Week. #thankateacher


SLHDwebSchool Nutrition Employee Week, May 2-6
Between preparing healthy meals for America’s students, adhering to strict nutrition standards, navigating student food allergies and offering service with a smile, school nutrition professionals are true heroes!
School Lunch Hero Day, May 6, 2016
Click here for ideas to celebrate your school lunch hero and share your pictures with us! #SchoolLunchHeroDay


screen free weekScreen Free Week, May 2-6
Unplug from digital entertainment and spend your free time playing, reading, daydreaming, creating, exploring, and connecting with family and friends.  #ScreenFreeWk


nursing weekNational Nurses Week, May 2-12
Celebrate the important role nurses play in health care during National Nurses Week#NursesWeek
National School Nurse Day, May 11 
Celebrate your school nurse who serves as a healer, comforter, educator, mentor, trainer, and role model. #schoolnurseday


walk bike

National Bike to School Day, May 4
Join Healthy Central Florida as they lead “Walk and Roll” Wednesday on National Bike to School Day. #biketoschoolday


Additional Celebrations

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