RESEARCH

As an evidence-based program, the Healthy Zone School Program provides resources and guidance to schools to help create a culture of health and wellness, and has shown very positive results. We are deeply invested in the health of our children and in helping raise a healthier generation. 


    


 

Academic, Attendance and Behavioral Outcomes

Participating Healthy Zone Schools, on average, scored 4.6% better on STAAR reading and 4.8% better on STAAR math tests when compared to the non-participating schools in the same district. 

Healthy Zone Schools attendance rates were consistently higher than comparison schools across all time points from 2015 to 2017.

Healthy Zone Schools disciplinary placements were consistently lower than comparisons schools across all time points from 2015 to 2017.

Download Results