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.

Physical Fitness Improves Test Scores

Web Resources — personal eating plan based on food groups — meet the president's challenge to "Get Fit" — tips from the American Academy of Family Physicians — Portion Distortion interactive quiz — scientifically-based health and nutrition information — initiative to solve childhood obesity — Fuel Up to Play 60

Contact the Nutrition & Wellness Council

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