2018 Health and Wellness Grant Recipients Announced

2018 Health and Wellness Grant Recipients Announced

The Education Foundation for Clinton City and Anderson County Schools is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Health and Wellness Grant made possible as a result of the proceeds from the Clinton 5K October 21, 2017. A total of approximately $6,511.00 in grants have been awarded to the following schools & instructors to initiate, maintain, and continue Health and Wellness activities and practices with the students who are enrolled in these schools:

Clinton Elementary School – Activity/Tumbling Mats – Terri Kerley
Clinton Elementary School – Water Refilling Station – Jamie Jordan
North Clinton Elementary School – American Ninja Warrior 1.0 – Leslie Tumblin
North Clinton Elementary School – Hop into Literacy – Lynn Neal
Anderson County Career and Technical Center – CPR – Emily Yaden
Anderson County Career and Technical Center – Human Model for Classroom – Sonya Minarik
Clinton High School – How Desk Exercising Helps with ALL Student Learning – Susan Zellner
Dutch Valley Elementary School – Water Wellness – Stephanie Sherwood
Lake City Elementary School – Traverse Wall Challenge Course – Christopher Enix

The Education Foundation will recognize the recipients at the Annual Teacher of the Year Banquet on April 10, 2018.

The Education Foundation egan sponsoring the Clinton 5K in 2016 with the intent of developing a funding source through competitive grants for schools & instructors to directly impact the health and wellness programs and activities in our county and city school districts. The 2018 Clinton 5K will be in its 7th year and is scheduled in October in downtown Clinton. All proceeds from the race will be utilized for future Health and Wellness grants through The Foundation in 2019.

For more information regarding The Foundation or the Clinton 5K please visit:
www.theeducationfoundation.info or www.clinton5k.com.