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Health & Wellness

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CCC K-8 School and the PTSA Health & Wellness Committee strive to encourage the physical, social, emotional, and mental health of all students.  We are committed to providing an environment that enhances the development of lifelong wellness practices and motivates all students to be fit, healthy, and ready to learn.  By encouraging healthy and nutritious meals and snacks, exercise, and optimal rest, CCC K8 students will achieve a healthy balance to foster lifelong learning and responsible citizenship,

Healthy Schools Colorado has funded Jeffco Public Schools to utilize the Coordinated School Health (CSH) Model in schools and to support efforts related to physical activity, nutrition and chronic disease management.  of the 40 schools that have agreed to participate, including Coal Creek Canyon K-8, will:

  • Establish a Coordinated School Health program in the school building;
  • Develop School Health Improvement Plans;
  • Implement the School Health Improvement Plan, and Institutionalize Coordinated School Health.

Throughout the year the H & W Team runs events like:

  • Mileage Club a popular recess exercise program
  • Health & Wellness Week
  • Healthy Foods Cook Offs