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Thank you for another great year!

Dear Colleagues, As another year winds down, I wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the state of the American School Health Association (ASHA). I’m excited to report our association is strong. We are well positioned to initiate new programs to help transform all schools into places where every student learns and thrives.READ MORE >>

Supporting Students With Free Meals Through Community Eligibility

Guest Blog by Food Research & Action Center (FRAC) Community eligibility is a popular federal reimbursement option that allows high-poverty schools to offer all students breakfast and lunch at no cost, while eliminating the traditional school meal application process. In the 2016–2017 school year, more than 20,000 schools enrolling more than 9.7 million children benefitedREAD MORE >>

I’m Tired of Hearing #Crickets

I am devastated and heartbroken by the news of more young lives lost to gun violence at a school today in Santa Fe, Texas, this time with the added horror of explosives. Mere words are inadequate to express the sadness and outrage we should all feel at this news. We must do more to stopREAD MORE >>