Building a Healthier Student Body

The Olathe Public Schools, in partnership with families and the community, is committed to providing a healthy school environment that supports student wellbeing and the ability to learn. In June 2006, the Board of Education approved a Nutrition and Wellness policy that puts this commitment into action.

Web Resources — U.S.D.A.'s personal eating plan based on food groups — Multi-agency initiative to solve childhood obesity — CDC's healthy weight promotional information and tools — Fuel Up to Play 60 home page — Alliance for a Healthier Generation home page — President's challenge to "Get Fit"" — Portion Distortion interactive quiz — scientifically-based health and nutrition information


Contact the Nutrition & Wellness Council

For more information about nutrition and wellness in the Olathe Public Schools contact the following: