School Wellness Policy

Posted: Thu, 09/22/2011 - 3:17pm Updated: Mon, 09/22/2014 - 4:35pm

School and Community Nutrition (SCN) - Information for the creation and/or enhancement of School Wellness Policies

History of Legislation

Requirements

Indiana Healthy Schools Toolkit

 Getting Started

Writing, Implementing, & Assessing Wellness Policies

Writing

Implementing

Assessing

  • IDOE's Wellness Evaluation Tool
  • WellSAT- Wellness School Assessment Tool
  • PECAT - Physical Education Curriculum Analysis Tool
  • HECAT - Health Education Curriculum Analysis Tool
  • Alliance for a Healthier Generation, Healthy Schools Program Inventory (HSP) - An online tool that schools can use to review their current health and wellness policies and activities. The HSP also has an action planning tool that easily links to corresponding resources.
  • Fuel Up to Play 60 School Wellness Investigation- An online tool that allows schools to assess their current nutrition and physical activity environment as well as identify opportunities to make it better.
  • School Health Index -An online planning tool that schools can use to improve their health and safety policies and programs. This tool assesses the extent to which your school implements the policies and practices recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its research based guidelines and strategies for school health and safety programs.

Other Resources

Funding