Our Wellness PolicyWellnessPolicy.pdf
Why a Wellness Policy?Childhood Obesity
& Diet Related Illness
How we accomplish our goals
Partners for School Wellness
Our District has developed a Wellness Policy that is focused on improving the health of students. The policy was developed by the health and wellness advisory council that includes teachers, parents, administrators, and the district nurse.
Are you interested in joining the Orland Unified School District Wellness Committee?
If so, please contact the Student Nutrition Manager so they can give you details and answer any questions about the committee you may have. And since you're here, click on the link and enjoy reading the wellness policy.
Wellness Committee Meeting Notes:
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 the nutrition and fitness for teachers, parents, and students, as well as, a variety of learning tools. Smart Snack Calculator
Key Areas of our Wellness Policy
Balance is essential for any Wellness Policy. Key areas include:
Blow are some other resourced to help with outside food on school campuses.
California Department of Education (CDE) - Competitive Food Reference for Public Schools
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Tools for Schools: Focusing on Smart Snacks