The school acknowledges the strong relationship between students' health and learning, and is committed to providing an environment where students and staff are supported in making healthy choices for lifelong health. This Wellness Policy expands upon requirements to offer a truly comprehensive school health model, which serves to coordinate the many parts of school health into a systematic approach.
The Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) approach, outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), comprises ten components including: Nutrition Services; Physical Education and Activity; Health Education; Health Services; Safe Physical Environment; Safe Social and Emotional Climate; Counseling, Psychological and Social Services; Staff Wellness; Family Engagement, and Community Involvement. This Wellness Policy complies with the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.
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