HUNTERSVILLE, N.C.– Hopewell High School’s coach, Douglas Mayo hosts a walk in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month. The walk is scheduled to take place on Monday, May 9th.
Mayo, a football coach and PE teacher at the high school wants to promote wellness through walking just before the student’s upcoming exams.
The walk will be held from 6:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. on the campus.
Mayo wants students to take this time to absorb vitamin D and open up about anything that may be worrying or bothering them, without judgment.
Faculty and staff hope to make this a regular event on the campus and that other schools will do the same.