Staff Wellness

Staff Wellness Program

The Van Buren School District staff wellness program was developed to provide district employees a variety of health-enhancing activities and information. The VBSD Health and Wellness Committee strives to offer activities and info. to help reduce stress and improve overall health as well as encourage staff to serve as healthy role models for students. VBSD employees can choose to participate in district wellness events, fitness classes, and educational classes.

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Wednesdays – 4:00-5:00pm at King Elementary
Instructor: Taylor Henry
Summer Hours - TBA


Yoga class is for beginners to experts. Participants perform at levels to meet their individual needs.
Open for all current VBSD employees!
Please email dcone@vbsd.us with any questions.


Staff Wellness Events
Each semester, events/competitions will be chosen by the Staff Wellness Committee for schools and departments to participate against each other.
Spring 2016 - Bowling (March 14 at Bowling World)
Winners: Elementary – Parkview 1040
Secondary – VBHS 1233Image title
Elementary Male & Female Top Bowlers
Patrick Allred Parkview 311
Carrie French King 267
Secondary Male & Female Top Bowlers
Randy Graham Butterfield 333
Summer Mulloy A Team 295

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Fall 2016 - Volleyball (Oct. 10, 24, Nov. 7)
Winners: Elementary – City Heights
Secondary – VBHS
Staff Wellness Program


The Van Buren School District staff wellness program was developed to provide district employees a variety of health-enhancing activities and information. The VBSD Health and Wellness Committee strives to offer activities and info. to help reduce stress and improve overall health as well as encourage staff to serve as healthy role models for students. VBSD employees can choose to participate in district wellness events, fitness classes, and educational classes.
Spring 2017 - Kickball (May 23 at Citizens Bank Stadium)
Winners: Elementary – City Heights
Secondary – Admin. Team

Self Defense Class
6 week class, dates TBA
Instructor: Randy Allen
VBSD is a drug free workplace! See link below to VBSD Policy
VBSD Policy 3.31 - Drug Free Workplace

Healthy Living Links:
Local Drug Counseling or Rehabilitation Agency Links

Center of Disease Control - Physical Activity
Alcoholics Anonymous
Center of Disease Control - Nutrition
Gateway House
Center of Disease Control - Tobacco Cessation
Harbor House
Stamp Out Smoking
Western Arkansas Counseling & Guidance Center


STAFF WELLNESS 17.pdf