Walker County Schools deemed 'Heart Safe'


At left, Director of Alabama LifeStart Chris Brown presents a certificate to certify all schools in the Walker County district as Heart Safe to Walker County Schools Director of Health Services Margaret Guthrie and Walker County Schools Superintendent Dr. Joel Hagood.

The Walker County Board of Education is leading Heart Safe practices in Alabama.

All of the school system's 16 schools, as well as the Walker County Center of Technology, have been deemed a Project ADAM Heart Safe School — an impressive feat that has only been accomplished by one other school system in Alabama. 

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