Welcome Teachers!

The Independent Health Foundation and the Buffalo Bills are proud to announce that we will be partnering together again to offer even more opportunities for local students to become more physically active and make healthier food choices. 



  1. Register online to have your classroom participate in BOTH the Fitness for Kids Challenge AND Play 60 Challenge.
  2. Once you register for both programs you will receive a box of materials for the Play 60 Challenge and Fitness for Kids Challenge.
    • Implement the Play 60 Challenge in your classroom during the month of October.
    • Return your Classroom Scoreboard and Tracking Form to Adam Leberer
  3. Each month use the box sent to you in October to find this month's corresponding materials. The binder in the box will also include instructions on how to implement the monthly challenge.
    • Implement the Challenge in your classroom each month with your students.
    • At the end of each month, log in to www.fitnessforkidschallenge.com and enter in your student's participation for the month.
  4. Complete all challenges for both the Fitness for Kids Challenge and Play 60 Challenge.
  5. Win prizes and grant money!
  • Make sure all of your students complete the Challenge each month to win prizes!
  • See list of all prizes here




Share Your Pictures


We want to hear from you! Share pictures of your students participating in tasting days, program activities or challenges! Your picture might be featured on our website.




Program Schedule

From September 2018 to June 2019, we outline each month’s focus and activity to help make it easier for you and your kids to stay on track.

Current Standings

Small Schools

1. Wyoming Central School District
2. BPS 45- International School
3. Panama Central School

Large Schools

1. Marilla Primary School
2. Niagara Charter School
3. Lancaster CSD-Hillview Elementary


1. Pack- Lancaster Central School District- John A. Sciole Elementary
2. Stanley G. Falk School- PS 99 Stanley Makowski School (4 Classrooms)
3. St. Mary's Swormville School (3 Classrooms)

View Leaderboard

2018-19 Schools

Check out the list of schools and number of classrooms participating in the 2018-19 Fitness for Kids and Play 60 Challenge! 

Participating Schools