Absent: Benedix (Deutmeyer), Roeder (Yousse), Klocke (Waller), Machael PM, Snell PM, Bowman
ALL Maquoketa Schools employees, retirees and spouses,
Another new year and perhaps a healthier you? Anyone interested in participating in the Live Healthy Iowa 10 Week Wellness Challenge?
IF YES – Maquoketa Schools is registered as an employer sponsor for the Live Healthy Iowa program. The District’s Health Fund will pay $15 towards registration per employee, retiree and their spouse who participates in the program.
In addition to the many incentives from Live Healthy Iowa, the District will be providing the following:
1. Participants on the team with the highest average activity will be awarded a 3-month membership to the Maquoketa Area YMCA. Note: If the team has an employee and spouse, the award will be a 3-month family membership.
2. At the conclusion of the program, participant names will be eligible for two drawings. Each drawn winner will be entitled to reimbursement of up to $100 towards the purchase of one pair of athletic shoes .
Below is a recap of the Live Healthy Iowa 10 Week Wellness Challenge. It is scheduled to run January 27 through April 4, 2014:
Each team consists of 2-10 members.
$20 per participant (MCSD will pay $15 per participant)
Unlimited access to the Live Healthy Iowa website & weekly motivational emails
1-year magazine subscription
Chances to win amazing prizes such as bicycles, shoes, gift cards, a tropical cruise for two and more. (Prize winners will be randomly selected from all participants who record progress each week of the challenge.)
Live Healthy Iowa Access Card (redeemable for health & wellness discounts across the State)
Unlimited access to online recipes, workouts and health information
Free registration for Winter Iowa Games & Summer Iowa Games Fitness Walk events.
New for 2014!
Sync with apps & devices
Specialized fitness plans
Upgraded reporting features
Discount registration for statewide finale 5K events
Create a team and register online beginning December 16, 2013 until January 27, 2014.
Each team needs a team captain and everything is done online. The cost is $20, but in providing the school ID (see below), you will need to pay only $5 at the time of registration (Live Healthy Iowa will invoice the district for $15).
Team captains will sign up their team of 2 to 10 people, with 1 credit / debit card
At the time of registration, the captain will need to have:
Team Name, E-mail address for each team member and T-shirt size for each team member
It is advised to collect the money from each team member ahead of time
How to register a team:
Click JOIN TODAY
Enter Group ID: LHIMCSD
Complete the registration fields and submit
What a great way to improve the health of all participants and create a culture of wellness!
Any questions, contact Barb or Sharon at the Central Office.