Gateway Elementary

WELCO/WILD

What is WELCO?

  • District-wide, grant-funded, wellness committee
  • “Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child” model
  • 2018 Colorado Education Initiative Healthy Schools Champions

Mission: To improve the climate of our schools and increase the academic achievement of our students through education, programs, services and activities that promote positive, healthy lifestyles, choices and habits.


WELCO Leader Information

  • Gateway Welco Leader: Michelle Miller

What is WILD?

  • District wide, outdoor committee
  • Help provide education through outdoor activities
  • “Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child” model
  • Emphasize getting out in nature
  • Mission: To improve the climate of our schools and increase outdoor activities through hikes, mini-lessons, games, demonstrations and much more!