January 12, 2017
Healthy behaviors are promoted, encouraged and supported
Employees and students have easy access to programs to help them make better lifestyle choices.
Employees and students have the opportunity to practice healthy lifestyle behaviors.
Strategies: Student/Employee Fitness and Physical Education
LaGrange High School will offer physical education classes is offered at all grade level s as part of a sequential, comprehensive, standards-based program designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to promote and protect their health.
LaGrange High School will host at least one walk/run each school year for all stakeholders.
LaGrange High School will provide space for faculty, staff and students to exercise using cardio vascular equipment.
LaGrange High School will conduct at least one wellness/weight loss challenge per year that will be open to all staff and faculty. Incentives will be provided for participation and achievement.
LaGrange High School will adhere to the USDA’s Smart Snack Standards throughout the school.
LaGrange High School will host at least one healthy dinner fundraiser per school year.
LaGrange High School will serve healthy meals twice daily in the cafeteria.
Data and Documentation to Consider: School cafeteria menus; Fundraiser promotional documents; Weight room rosters; Wellness Challenge sign up sheets; Color Run materials; Wellness Committee agenda and minutes.
Description of Public Notification of Meetings: Public Notices will be placed on school website and Facebook page.
Next Meeting: February 6th at 3:30 in The Loft
Biggest Loser Kickoff – January 23rd
*All organizations adhere to the USDA’s Smart Snack Standard through fundraising.
*Water is available in the cafeteria, front office and tardy office for students and staff.
*Physical Education classes are available for student choice in class selection.
*Cardio equipment is available for use by LHS faculty/staff.
*Biggest Loser (weight loss challenge) kicked off January 23 and ended March 31st. There were 32 participants with over 350 pounds being lost amongst those participating.