PACE

Promoting Action in Children’s Education

Grant award number: S215F140342

PACE is a collaborative 3-year project with Bloomfield Schools to increase students’ physical fitness and understanding of nutrition and health, and to integrate physical education standards into science, math, and language arts instruction. The annual culminating event is the Bloomfield Olympics.

PACE will

  • re-invigorate the district’s physical education curriculum,
  • integrate state physical education standards throughout the core academic curriculum,
  • provide physical education teachers in under-served schools,
  • improve the knowledge and skills of physical education instructors,
  • engage local health providers in district-wide health and fitness efforts, and
  • establish and prepare students for the Bloomfield Olympics

Fiscal Agent: Three Rivers Education Foundation
Project Director: David Bowman
Bloomfield Director: Chuck Culpepper