When you provide a true, programmatic approach to environmental change and prove it works and lasts, opportunities, recognition and honors follow.
Below is a brief sample of the awards that The SPARK Programs have received over the years:
- SPARK was cited in the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report as a “School-based solution to our nation’s health care crisis.”
- SPARK has been validated by the U.S. Department of Education and earned “Exemplary Program” status.
- SPARK has received the “Governor’s Commendation” award for improving the health of California’s youth.
- SPARK earned “Gold” rankings from a Cooper Institute funded study examining effective U.S. activity and health interventions. SPARK was the ONLY program to achieve the highest level for K-8 physical education.