Healthy Schools/Healthy Students

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Welcome to the Healthy Schools/Healthy Students area of the Simsbury Public Schools website, which is devoted to providing comprehensive health and wellness information. Use the menu at right to navigate to your area of particular interest.

Elementary Health

On Tuesday night, January 15, 2019 @ 6:30 PM at Squadron Line Library Media Center, Amy Muska, K-12, PE/Health Department Supervisor facilitated an information session for parents and guardians. Parents/Guardians had the opportunity to hear about the topics to be discussed with grade 5 and grade 6 students, as well as preview the materials, view the DVDs as they relate to their child's gender and grade, and have their questions answered.

Click on the link below to view the most recent Human Growth and Development Night presentation.

Elementary Health Information Session PowerPoint (PDF format, January 15, 2019)

Middle School Health

Health Education Resources

It is important to the HJMS Health Education Department faculty that parents of middle school aged children are well informed about the resources available to help inform and guide conversations you may have at home with your child about a range of developmental issues and concerns relevant to adolescents. Below are some resources that supplement our curriculum.


  • Click on the Teen tab at the top of the page

Girls Health

  • Click on the Body tab at the top
  • Click Puberty on the left side


  • Click on Living Healthy (left side)
  • Select either Teen Boys or Teen Girls

Connecticut Network of Care

Committee for Children

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Green Schools/Healthy Environments

Latest News

What the Simsbury Public Schools is doing to keep school environments clean and healthy. Cleaning Schools (CT Department of Public Health)


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Recycling Programs

For information on how your school organization can participate in a recycling fundraiser, contact Steve Twitchell (


Healthcare for Uninsured Kids and Youth (HUSKY)


Nutrition and Fitness

Web Resources