Student Wellness Policy

What are the Requirements of the School Wellness Policy?

Each local education agency must designate one or more school official to ensure that each school within the agency complies with the local wellness policy.

At a minimum, a local school wellness policy must:

  • Include goals for nutrition promotion and education, physical activity, and other school-based activities that promote student wellness
  • Include nutrition guidelines to promote student health and reduce childhood obesity for all foods available in each school district
  • Permit parents, students, representatives of the school food authority, teachers of physical education, school health professionals, the school board, school administrators, and the general public to participate in the development, implementation, and review and update of the local wellness policy
  • Inform and update the public (including parents, students, and others in the community) about the content and implementation of local wellness policies
  • Be measured periodically on the extent to which schools are in compliance with the local wellness policy, the extent to which the local education agency’s local wellness policy compares.

You can see our current policy here: School Wellness Policy

You can access our Annual Reports here: 2017-2018 Report, 2016-2017 Report, 2015-2016 Report, 2014-2015 Report, 2013-2014 Report

Current Team Members:

  • District Representation
    • School Health Professional: Susan Lambert, RN
    • School Nutrition Professional: Genevieve Sheets, RD
    • School Board Member: Lisa Constantine
    • School Administrators: Tim Foley, Peg Monteith
    • Public Representatives: Debbie Kelly, Diane Ballard
  • School Representation
    • K-5 Staff: Joseph Beaudrie, Emmie Schramm, Kim Niemann, WesLeAnn Leininger
    • K-5 Parent: Karen Anderson
    • K-5 Student: Jolene Anderson
    • MS Staff: Kori Black, Marian Miears
    • MS Parent: Vacant
    • MS Student: Asher Black
    • HS Staff: Penny Boyles, Scott Hellman, Leigh Tuten
    • HS Parent: Vacant
    • HS Student: Vacant

If you are interested in joining the Wellness Policy Committee, please contact Gen Sheets at or 307-587-4285