Recipients

In our commitment to help prevent childhood obesity, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama’s Be Healthy School Grant Program supports schools throughout Alabama. The grants are for the implementation of school-based health and wellness programs, emphasizing increased exercise, nutrition education and parental involvement during the school year.

During the school year 2016 – 2017 Blue Cross awarded grants totaling $250,000 to 28 schools throughout the state. The participating schools were:  

 

School

City

County

Andalusia Elementary

Andalusia

Covington

Banks School

Banks

Pike

Calera Elementary

Calera

Shelby

Central Elementary

Rockford

Coosa

Double Springs Middle

Double Springs

Winston

Escambia County Middle

Atmore

Escambia

Fairhope Intermediate

Fairhope

Baldwin

Hall – Kent Elementary

Homewood

Jefferson

Jemison Elementary

Jemison

Chilton

J Larry Newton School

Fairhope

Baldwin

Martin Luther King Elementary

Montgomery

Montgomery

Morris Avenue Intermediate

Opelika

Lee

Oakdale Elementary

Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa

Opp Elementary

Opp

Covington

Oxmoor Valley Elementary

Birmingham

Jefferson

Pinedale Elementary

Enterprise

Coffee

Prattville Christian Academy

Pratville

Autauga

Reform Elementary

Reform

Pickens

Riverton Elementary

Huntsville

Madison

Robert C Hatch High

Uniontown

Perry

Sloman Primary

Douglas

Marshall

Sulligent Elementary

Sulligent

Lamar

Threadgill Primary

Sheffield

Colbert

T. R. Simmons Elementary

Jasper

Walker

Tuscaloosa Magnet

Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa

Tuskegee Public School

Tuskegee

Macon

Union Springs Elementary

Union Springs

Bullock

West Jasper Elementary

Jasper

Walker