The SPS Wellness Program:

Achieving the Goals of Healthy People 2020

To promote the best health, SPS is:
  • using physical education to teach children to value and enjoy physical activities
  • using nutrition education to teach students about keeping a balanced diet
  • regulating the foods sold in cafeterias to help students make healthy choices

To eliminate health disparities, SPS is:

  • administering various programs to make sure students in poverty get the nutrition they need
  • teaching physical and nutrition education across the district to ensure all students get more information on living a healthy lifestyle

To make wellness a way of life, SPS is:

  • involving student's families to help them maintain a healthy lifestyle

To promote healthy environments, SPS is:

  • organizing community events to aid in health education