Promoting the development of healthy and active lifestyles for students is the focus of this unique program. This whole-school approach supports students in developing an appreciation for athletics, health, physical activity and lifelong wellness.
In this Academy – geared for students in Kindergarten to grade 8 – students discover a passion for health and a variety of sports and physical activities that lead to a lifelong commitment to healthy, active living.
Students in the Sports & Wellness Academy:
- Participate in daily physical activity that promotes healthy living
- Learn about the connection between good nutrition, physical activity and being better learners
- Become advocates for healthy living
- Enjoy lots of opportunities to participate in a variety of intramural and interschool programs
Students are part of a culture that balances academic excellence with personal leadership, character development and innovation.
There are three Sport & Wellness Academies in the TDSB:
Shoreham Public Sports and Wellness Academy, 31 Shoreham Dr, North York
James S Bell Junior Middle Sports and Wellness Academy, 90 Thirty First St, Etobicoke
Carleton Village Junior and Senior Sports and Wellness Academy, 315 Osler St, Toronto