Friday, January 19, 2018

Cardiac picture

Up Close Cardiac Surgery Program

Mr. Burgess’ Health 7 classvisited Bassett Hospital for the Up Close Cardiac Surgery Program on March 7th.  The program concentrates on educating young people about the importance of heart health and developing lifelong healthy habits. After their visit his students were given the opportunity to enter an essay contest. The theme of the contest was making your community a healthier place. Ronald Hickling was selected as the Edmeston Central School winner for the essay contest. Ronnie’s winning essay focused on tobacco use and its negative impact on a person’s health and society as a whole. He was awarded with a $50.00 Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card and his essay will now be entered into a grand Prize contest at the end of the school year. WAY TO GO!