Elementary Application Packet


Applications are due November 18, 2016 by 4:00 p.m. Recognition will be given in three categories: Emerging, Blossoming, and Thriving.

The winning teacher will receive free conference registration to and be recognized at the 2017 School Health Conference. Winners will also receive a press toolkit, which includes a parent letter, drafted social media posts and a newspaper article template. 

When you click Submit the application will be sent to Audra.Walters@Arkansas.gov.

Winners will be notified no later January 10, 2017. Thank you for your application and thank you for the work you do to ensure every student is safe, healthy, and ready to learn!


Please provide a short description and/or a picture showcasing how you have created a healthy and safe learning environment for students in your classroom. (150 word limit)

Teacher Checklist

Check the appropriate box for things you do/provide in your classroom. 


Student Survey

Lead your students in a discussion about what makes their classroom healthy. Use the key as a guide. Please submit 1 (one) student survey as a representation of the whole class.