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Kara C. Hamilton, Mark T. Richardson, Shanda McGraw, Teirdre Owens and John C. Higginbotham

    100 Male     58 Female     42 Participants on sport teams     48 Table 2 Group Comparisons of MVPA Baseline a Follow-up School-based intervention (n = 18)  Average MVPA minutes per day 28.5 (3.2) 30.0 (4.4)* Comparison (n = 16)  Average MVPA minutes per day 23.4 (4.4) 18.2 (3.0) Abbreviations: BMI

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Lisa Price, Katrina Wyatt, Jenny Lloyd, Charles Abraham, Siobhan Creanor, Sarah Dean and Melvyn Hillsdon

.1080/02701367.2009.10599546 10.1080/02701367.2009.10599546 14. Wyatt K , Lloyd J , Abraham C , et al . The Healthy Lifestyles Programme (HeLP), a novel school-based intervention to prevent obesity in school children: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial . Trials . 2013 ; 14 : 95 . PubMed ID: 23556434

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of school-based interventions. Perhaps out-of-school yoga sessions or programs targeting higher risk youth would produce greater benefits. Butzer, B., LoRusso, A., Shin, S.H., & Khalsa, S.B.S. (2017). Evaluation of yoga for preventing adolescent substance use risk factors in a middle school setting

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Rob J. Rotunda and Stuart Ryan

.J. , & Weiser , D. ( 1995 ). Psychotherapeutic aspects of the MA . American Journal of Psychotherapy, 49 , 118 – 127 . Wilson , S. , Lipsey , M. , & Derzon , J. ( 2003 ). The effects of school-based intervention programs on aggressive behavior: A meta-analysis . Journal of Consulting and

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Toben F. Nelson, Richard F. MacLehose, Cynthia Davey, Peter Rode and Marilyn S. Nanney

, Andersen LB , Martin BW . Effect of school-based interventions on physical activity and fitness in children and adolescents: a review of reviews and systematic update . Br J Sports Med . 2011 ; 45 ( 11 ): 923 – 930 . PubMed doi:10.1136/bjsports-2011-090186 10.1136/bjsports-2011-090186 21836176 14

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Ryan M. Hulteen, Lisa M. Barnett, Philip J. Morgan, Leah E. Robinson, Christian J. Barton, Brian H. Wrotniak and David R. Lubans

doi:10.1519/JSC.0b013e31829b5527 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31829b5527 Lubans , D.R. , Smith , J.J. , Peralta , L.R. , Plotnikoff , R.C. , Okely , A.D. , Salmon , J. , . . . Morgan , P.J. ( 2016 ). A school-based intervention incorporating smartphone technology to improve health-related fitness

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Sofiya Alhassan, Christine W. St. Laurent and Sarah Burkart

-Glover , M. , Ceaser , T. , & Alhassan , S. ( 2014 ). Effectiveness of pre-school- and school-based interventions to impact weight-related behaviours in African American children and youth: A literature review . Obesity Reviews, 15 ( Suppl. 4 ), 5 – 25 . doi:10.1111/obr.12208 10.1111/obr.12208

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Ryan D. Burns, Youngwon Kim, Wonwoo Byun and Timothy A. Brusseau

.2009.068072 33. Peterson KE , Fox MK . Addressing the epidemic of childhood obesity through school-based interventions: what has been done and where do we go from here? J Law Med Ethics . 2007 ; 35 ( 1 ): 113 – 130 . PubMed ID: 17341220 doi:10.1111/j.1748-720X.2007.00116.x 17341220 10.1111/j

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Lisa Price, Katrina Wyatt, Jenny Lloyd, Charles Abraham, Siobhan Creanor, Sarah Dean and Melvyn Hillsdon

daily physical activity . PLoS ONE . 2013 ; 8 : e61691 . doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0061691 10.1371/journal.pone.0061691 32. Wyatt K , Lloyd J , Abraham C , et al . The Healthy Lifestyles Programme (HeLP), a novel school-based intervention to prevent obesity in school children: study protocol

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Emily M. D’Agostino, Sophia E. Day, Kevin J. Konty, Michael Larkin, Subir Saha and Katarzyna Wyka

association. 1 , 20 , 34 – 37 A growing body of literature shows efforts to reduce chronic absenteeism with school-based interventions. 15 , 16 , 38 , 39 For example, in NYC where approximately 200,000 students miss a month or more of the school year, the Mayor’s Interagency Task Force on Truancy, Chronic