The Schools of Chester, Deep River, Essex and Region 4, understand that physical and mental health, emotional well-being and positive development are critical to academic success. A key to student health and wellness is creating an environment that fosters healthy living - a school where the healthy choice is the easy choice. Nourishing breakfasts before a big test or cardiovascular exercise to help reduce stress are important elements in a child’s success in school.

The Schools of Chester, Deep River, Essex and Region 4 are committed to teaching children about healthy lifestyle choices including exercise, nutrition and social skills.