National Afterschool Association HEPA (Healthy Eating and Physical Activity) Standards 2.0

These evidence-based standards foster nutrition and physical activity outcomes for children in grades K-12 attending out-of-school time programs. Originally developed in 2011 and then adopted and disseminated by the National Afterschool Association, the standards were refreshed in 2018. A Spanish translation of the standards is available at and a self-assessment tool is available at

Related Topics
Supportive Learning Environment
Child and youth development
Promoting physical activity and wellbeing
Systems Building
Health and Safety and Licensing
Program Design and Management
National Afterschool Association (NAA)
Healthy Out-of-School Time Coalition
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