KMS has been selected by the Oklahoma State Department of Health as a Certified Healthy School. Certified Healthy Schools, a program of the Shape Our Future campaign, recognizes schools that make a positive impact on the health of their students, staff and community. The program includes three levels of certification: basic, merit and excellence. KMS earned the Excellence certification and will be honored in March at an awards ceremony at the Cox Convention Center Ballroom.
Application criteria for schools seeking to become a Certified HealthySchool include demonstrating the availability of health education, physical education, health services, nutrition services, counseling, psychological and social services, healthy and safe school environment, health promotion for staff, and community involvement being offered at a school site.