Healthy Schools

Alliance for a Healthier Generation Healthy Schools Program Manager, Beth Barry, trained 18 PE teachers on the first few steps of applying for the Healthy Schools award.   LiveWell is excited to partner and transition its local award to a nationally recognized and more sustainable award process with Alliance for a Healthier Generation. … Read more

Guess who has been recognized as a School Lunch Hero?

Greenville County Schools Food and Nutrition Services Director Joe Urban has been recognized for his leadership and innovation in making healthy, delicious lunch options available for 76,000 Greenville County School students every day.  Read more about the this innovative lunch program here.… Read more

2017 Euphoria Coming Soon!

Calling all aspiring chefs! Euphoria’s 3rd Annual Healthy Lunchtime Throwdown is a kids’ cooking competition to all Greenville County Schools students between ages 8-17 (or rising seniors). Students are invited to submit original, healthy, affordable and delicious recipes online through July 15th 2017.… Read more

2017 LiveWell at School Award Update

We are excited to partner with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s Healthy Schools Program to assist our schools in receiving national recognition for your success. The Alliance’s National Healthy Schools Award is a prestigious achievement that celebrates your hard work in creating a healthier school.… Read more

2016 Healthy School Award Winners

LiveWell Greenville, in a partnership with Safe Kids Upstate, recently hosted its Annual Safe and Healthy School Celebration to recognize Greenville County schools taking strides to create and maintain an environment where the healthy choice is the easy choice.  This event was made possible through the generous support of Piedmont Health Foundation and The Greenville News. … Read more

Physicians As Liaisons in Schools (PALS)

Schools in Greenville County need your help by serving on a School Wellness Committee in a new initiative in Greenville known as Physicians as Liaisons in Schools, PALS. PALS seeks to support a culture of school health matching a physician with a local school that is actively working to create a healthy environment for students and staff.… Read more

2016 LiveWell School Award Application Now Open

  LiveWell Greenville is excited to continue the LiveWell School Award to recognize schools who are creating an environment of healthy eating and active living. This LiveWell School Award application will give experienced schools a way to demonstrate their success and receive recognition, and it also will give schools who are just getting started a way to think about school health and identify goals for the school year.… Read more

Congratulations Sarah Walker, 2015 Healthy Lunchtime Throwdown Winner

  LiveWell Greenville partnered with Euphoria, Greenville’s Food and Wine Festival, to support the inaugural Healthy Lunchtime Throwdown in conjunction with Greenville County Schools Food and Nutrition Services and Mill Village Farms. Students from around Greenville County competed for the chance to cook on Euphoria’s Cooking Stage on Sunday, September 20th and have their dish become a regular item on Greenville County Schools Lunch Menu.… Read more

2015 LiveWell Schools Awards

LiveWell Greenville, Safe Kids Upstate, and Greenville Health System partnered to host a celebration recognizing Safe and Healthy Schools in Greenville County. Forty-three local schools achieved the third Annual LiveWell Schools Award, which is designed to recognize those schools taking strides to create a school where the healthy choice is the easy choice. … Read more

2015 School Awardees

2015 Top Elementary School Awardee:  Westcliffe Elementary School Additional Elementary School Awardees: AJ Whittenberg School of Engineering Augusta Circle Elementary School Bethel Elementary School Blythe Academy of Languages Brook Glynn Elementary School Chandler Creek Elementary School Crestview Elementary School Duncan Chapel Elementary School East North Street Academy of Mathematics and Science Fork Shoals School Gateway Elementary School Greenbrier Elementary School Grove Elementary School Mitchell Road Elementary School Monarch Elementary School Mountain View Elementary School Oakview Elementary School Paris Elementary School Plain Elementary School Sara Collins Elementary School Simpsonville Elementary School at Morton Place Skyland Elementary School Sterling School Sue Cleveland Elementary School Summit Drive Elementary School Taylors Elementary School Tigerville Elementary School 2015 Top Middle School Awardee: Riverside Middle School Additional Middle School Awardees: Beck Academy Bryson Middle School Dr.… Read more