Our Wellness Policy

PDF Icon WellnessPolicy.pdf
View An Apple a Day video
Wellness Policy

District Wellness Policy

Our District has developed a Wellness Policy that is focused on improving  the school environment to promote students' health, well-being, and ability to learn.  The policy was developed by the health and wellness committee which includes  teachers, parents, administrators, and the district nurse supervisor.

Board Policy EEE-Wellness can be found on the PCSD website under the eBoard link. 



Key Areas of our Wellness Policy

Balance is essential for any Wellness Policy. Key areas include:

  • Nutrition Education and Promotion
  • Physical Education and Physical Activity Goals
  • Nutrition Standards
  • Other school-based activities that are designed to promote student wellness.

Specific content and goals for these key areas are outlined in Regulation EEE-R  Wellness Program which can also be found on the PCSD website under the eBoard link.  http://www.pickenscountyschools.org



Information Regarding Smart Snack Rule:

Detailed Summary of Nutrition Standards for All Foods Sold in Schools 

Nutrition Standards for All Foods Sold in Schools


Competitive Foods Fundraising Guidelines

Competitive Foods Provisions


Sharing the Message of Wellness

One of our goals is to share the message of nutrition and wellness via our department's Web site that emphasizes the importance of nutrition AND fitness.  Our site provides information on nutrition and fitness for teachers, parents, and students, as well as a variety of learning tools.