Bladen County Schools is pleased to announce that Dr. Robert P. Taylor has been selected as the 2018 Healthy Schools Superintendent of the Year by the North Carolina Alliance for Athletics, Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance and Sport Management (NCAAHPERD-SM).
Dr. Taylor’s work to advance the belief that no child should go hungry has also been recognized by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, the No Kid Hungry state and national organizations, and the North Carolina Governor’s Office of the First Lady. His leadership as the superintendent has ensured that every child in Bladen County Schools has the opportunity to receive breakfast and lunch at no cost every day.
NCAAHPERED-SM serves as advocates of healthier children and supports progressive reform of health and physical education policies at the state legislature in order to enhance and promote the health of North Carolinians. Their vision is to be the leading organization promoting and supporting a healthier, more creative and active North Carolina.
Dr. Taylor will be recognized as the recipient of the 2018 Healthy Schools Superintendent of the Year during a formal ceremony at the NCAAHPERD-SM state convention in November.