Skip to main content

Local School Wellness Policy

What Is a Local School Wellness Policy?

The Local School Wellness Policy promotes the health of students and addresses the growing problem of childhood obesity. It is a

written document of official policies that direct efforts to establish a school environment that promotes students’ health, well-being and ability to learn.

 

Why Is It Important?

Certain factors in a school environment can positively influence the health of students and improve academic achievement. Some examples of these factors include access to healthy

foods and opportunities to stay physically active.

Click Here For The Full Policy