Starting with a discussion at the August 21st Board Meeting, Preston School District will begin a process to review and update their current wellness policy. The wellness policy of any school district contains specific goals for nutrition promotion and education, physical activity, and other school-based activities that promote student wellness. Additionally, it focuses on standards for nutrition in the school lunch program as well as foods and beverages that are available for purchase by students on school campuses.
Preston School Board members and the superintendent will outline the process for the review and how community members can be involved and offer input in the process. Additionally, the school board will develop a committee to perform the review and bring a proposal for updates to the wellness policy.
Questions regarding the wellness policy can be directed to Superintendent Gee (email@example.com) or Food Service Director, Candy Longhurst (firstname.lastname@example.org).