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OCDE in 30 Seconds: A brief look at the 'Move More Eat Healthy' program

Once again, we’re challenging staff members to explain Orange County Department of Education programs or services in under half a minute.

For our latest installment of “OCDE in 30 Seconds,” we caught up with Program Coordinator Chris Corliss to talk about the “Move More Eat Healthy” initiative.  47 more words

High Schools

Kids and Stress: Are Kids More "Stressed" Today -- and If So Why?

Every weekday morning, students across the nation arrive at school and file into their classrooms. Most students are ready and prepared to learn, but increasing numbers are reportedly anxious, “stressed-out” and hyperkinetic. 1,038 more words

Student Discipline

Crucial Crew

On Monday 8th February, Year 6 pupils will be attending the annual ‘Crucial Crew’ event.  This is organised by the local authority and is designed to raise safety awareness with pupils.  18 more words

Healthy Schools

Walk to School Week

I would very much like to thank all pupils, parents and staff that walked to school last week.  Even though the weather was not particularly kind to us I am very proud of the number of children that walked to school using the Dormouse trail.   120 more words


my heart is full

Just as I am starting to get my footing, time is slowly slipping away from me and my time in the Peace Corps is forever waning. 652 more words

Peace Corps

Walk to School Week – Week Commencing 30th November - Reminder

One of our objectives this year is to continue to monitor the number of children who walk or cycle to school. We have decided to hold our first of these weeks on the 30th November – 4th December to encourage the children to see the benefits of walking to and from school instead of travelling by car. 114 more words