Strategies for Success

More than just apples for teacher

You want your school community to live healthier lives? Connecting with Shape Up North is a perfect start! We can help you identify areas to focus on first.  This may be completing a school health assessment, creating a school wellness policy or applying for a grant. 

Local Resources

The Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District (TBAISD) offers trainings on the Michigan Model for Health.  TBAISD also delivers nutrition lessons to families and students.

Staff from TBAISD and Shape Up North can meet with you to help tailor a program that is right for your school.   Contact Amanda at awoods@mhc.net to get your school on the road to wellness!

Online Resources

Visit the the Michigan Department of Education's Health Education page to learn get more information on how to help support healthier students in your school.  

Visit Mi Health Tools to access tools developed by the Michigan Departments of Education and Health and Human Services. They have developed several different assessments to help you and your staff determine how healthy your students and school is, and can offer advice to improve your school environment.