USD262 Health & Wellness Plan

“Feel Better, Be Healthy, Live Longer”

Valley Center Public Schools Health and Wellness Program is designed to help employees adopt and maintain health behaviors as part of their everyday life. Employees may participate in our wellness incentive program to qualifying for the Healthy Living Additional Benefit. The HLAB program results in an additional $20/month being paid by the district toward health insurance premiums ($240/yr).

  • Healthy Living Additional Benefit Information (Updated Aug 2021)

  • To meet the program requirements, for the following school year, participants must submit their Healthy Living Additional Benefit (HLAB) Form to Carla Clark, no later than 3.1.22 and complete a minimum of one of the Wellness Challenges or get the COVID vaccine. Both are due NLT March 1. To submit wellness challenge docs and/or COVID vaccine records, see link below in the yellow section.

  • All staff who currently have the HLAB benefit must requalify for the plan year that starts April 1.

  • USD262 Wellness Plan and Wellness Plan Assessment Tool

  • Kansas Schools' Wellness Policy Data Access data in KN-CLAIM. Enter User ID of Wellguest, and Password of Wellguest3, select School Nutrition Programs, select Program Year, click Applications in blue bar, click Wellness Policy Builder, enter Sponsor Number or select a school from the list by selecting a letter.

  • Employees can check in the Employee Access portion of Skyward > Employee Information > Personal Information > Custom Forms > Wellness Challenge. The goal is for all three to be checked.

  • Questions-Email a District Wellness Member.


Once you submit it, you will get an emailed receipt



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We like to give you options for your summer fitness regimen! Choose what fits best with your lifestyle.

Option 1: H20 with a side of 5K

Option 2: Hornet Pride Fitness

Option 3: Step Challenge

National Immunization Awareness Month (CDC Link)

Tech it up with Fitness (NEW CHALLENGE)

Integrate Fitness Technology with your cell phone or smart watch!

Challenge Requirements can be found on the tracker form.

National Suicide Prevention Month

Take charge of your Health

Fruits + Veggies + 30 minutes of physical activity, five days/week

Mental Illness Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Get Yo' Steps In Challenge

Get moving with 30 minutes of walking or fitness in, at least 5 days/week! Easy Peasy!

Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes Precautions: Food Choices, Physical Activity, and Lose Excess Weight

Cardiovascular Challenge

    • 150 minutes of cardiovascular activity each week (30 min/5 days a wk)

    • Identify the best nutrition goal for yourself, using the SMART formula (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, Time-bound)

  • Tracker Form, due Oct 31

  • DUE Oct 31

National Blood Donor Month

Boot Camp

  • Every Tuesday/Thursday in January we will be hosting a staff fitness class(es).

  • Participants must attend at least 6 of the 8 days to receive credit for this challenge.

  • Tracker Form

  • DUE JAN 31

American Heart Month

Book Challenge: Read, Reflect, & Share

There will be TWO books to choose from Make your Bed and Book #2 TBD

  • Also available to check out or through the Kansas State Library (digital and/or audio), other online options available dependent on sign-ups/subscriptions

  • Book #1: Make Your Bed-Tracker/Reflection Form for Book

  • Book #2: TBD

  • DUE FEB 28

Feb is the final fitness challenge to qualify for the HLAB benefit, for the next school year.