Our Wellness Policy

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Wellness Policy

Los Alamitos Unified and its Governing Board of Education recognizes the important connection between a healthy diet and a student's ability to effectively learn. The Board also recognizes the school's role in creating an environment that fosters healthy nutrition and quality physical activity. Los Alamitos USD is committed to providing an environment where students can learn to make healthy choices that will impact lifelong healthy eating habits.

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

  • Goals for nutrition education, nutrition promotion, and physical activity
    • Other school-based activities to promote student wellness
  • Nutrition guidelines for all school campuses
  • Involvement of stakeholders in development, implementation, periodic review, and update of policy
  • Implementation- Be measured periodically and make available an assessment of implementation
  • Public notification

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