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Keeping Schools Healthy

Why eat healthy food?

Healthy eating is good for your mind and your body. Eating fresh, healthy food helps you learn better, by improving your concentration and your memory, and it helps you maintain a healthy weight.

Healthy food for healthy schools:

Learn how schools are providing healthier options and dropping trans fat in food and beverages sold in schools at

Other healthy eating resources:

Find more ideas on healthy eating, plus recipes and tips, at

Learn more about healthy eating and active living at the Ministry of Health Promotion at

Pick Ontario freshness. Learn more about fresh Ontario food at Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs at


Other ways our schools are staying healthy:

Learn more about Daily Physical Activity for students in grades 1-8 at

Learn more about Healthy Schools Recognition Program, designed to promote healthy practices at elementary and secondary schools