School: Abraham Lincoln Elementary

District District 118
820 Royal Heights Road
Belleville, IL 62226

Chairperson: Amy Hummert

Plan Description


  • Will have weekly morning/afternoon announcements focusing on healthy habits
  • use CATCH, an evidenced based program
  • Safe Routes to School/ Safety Streets/ Girls on the Run/ Let me Run
  • RTI committee and staff meetings
  • Create an after school fitness class
  • Create annaul family fun night events incorporating a health fair type atmosphere
  • School social worker will meet on a regular basis with faculty and staff to assess students needs


Plan Results


  • Principal will share healthy strategies school-wide starting September, 2014
  • CATCH will be used in the classroom starting August, 2014
  • Start a walking school bus, Have Children's Hospital bring in Safety Street Demonstration, have Girls on the Run twice a week for 24 weeks, Let Me Run will take place twice a week for 12 weeks.  These activities will all start in September.
  • RTI nurse attends monthly RTI Committee meetings with other staff and then presents a monthly nurses report at the general staff meetings.
  • Staff will be given the opportunity to take a one hour (one day per week) fitness class at school.  Staff will pay half and the office will pay the other half.
  • Host a family reading night, art festival, musical festival, fall festival annually, and a movie night two times per year.
  • Once a month, social workers will meet with all social workers and school social worker will meet with all staff at the monthly staff meeting.