Healthy Schools Scheme

Healthy Schools is a national scheme. A ‘Healthy School’ actively promotes, protects and embeds the physical, mental and social health and well-being of its community through positive action.

Coronavirus update

We are continuing to work with schools by offering meetings and training online. Assessments can continue online.

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The health themes are:

  • Food and fitness
  • School environment
  • Safety
  • Personal development and relationships
  • Hygiene
  • Substance use and misuse
  • Emotional and mental health and wellbeing

Healthy Schools Scheme resources

Public Health Wales: Welsh network of healthy school schemes (external website)