Fuel Up to Play 60
Become a Fuel Up to Play 60 Touchdown School!
Empower students to take the lead in making their school a healthier place!
For starters, Kickoff with Fuel Up to Play 60! From now through October 31, 2017, you can earn a chance to win a visit from an NFL Player and other exciting prizes when you check off the Kick Off Step on your Dashboard. Be sure to check out this Kick Off School Guide to help get you started.
Continue the school year by completing all six steps. Once done, your school will be recognized as a Touchdown School!
Fuel Up to Play 60 is free to join and encourages youth to fuel up with healthy foods and be active for 60 minutes every day. Locally, New England Dairy & Food Council and the New England Patriots support Fuel Up to Play 60 in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. For more information on how to join the program, visit FuelUpToPlay60.com
Below lists a quick overview of Fuel Up to Play 60’s key elements:
The Six Steps
The Six Steps provide a game plan to guide you through the program. Use our six-step cheat sheet to get started. You can follow the steps in order, or begin wherever it makes sense for your school.
Up to $4,000 per year is available for K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60 to help kick-start healthy changes. To be eligible for funding, schools must participate in the National School Lunch Program and have a Fuel Up to Play 60 program advisor. Sign up on the Fuel Up to Play 60 Dashboard.
Student leadership is central to Fuel Up to Play 60. Active students can keep track of their involvement online to earn points. Students who achieve 25,000 or 40,000 points can apply for the competitive ambassador program and the opportunity to attend the national student leadership summit.
Fuel Up to Play 60 is the in-school nutrition and physical activity program launched by National Dairy Council (NDC) and National Football League, in collaboration with United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). For more information on how to join, visit FuelUpToPlay60.com. Here’s a quick look at key elements of the program!