Combating obesity through sports at Sta. Theresa Primary School
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“Combating obesity through sports” at the Gozo College Sta. Theresa Primary School in Kercem, which has implemented a project that the schools says aims, ‘To promote to our pupils a healthier lifestyle by introducing fun into sports and recreational activities.’
A variety of sports equipment was procured to facilitate physical activities which will help promote healthy practices from an early age.
Dr Grazio Mercieca, the Chief of Staff at the Ministry for Gozo, recently visited the school to inaugurate the project.
Funding was made available through the eco-Gozo scheme for educational institutions out of which a total of 16 schools are benefitting. This project was granted the maximum grant of €3,000.