Highlights of the 2016-17 Wellness Policy Implementation and Monitoring Plan Hockinson School District
Nutrition Guidelines

We already:

  • Buy local produce in season when possible
  • Comply with “smart snacks” guidelines in each school for breakfast, lunch, vending and fundraising 

We are working to: 

  • Encourage healthy classroom celebrations 
  • Encourage non-food rewards 

Nutrition Education

We already:

  • Share food service newsletters with families
  • Post informative posters in cafeterias
  • Provide cooking demonstrations and information to classrooms

Nutrition Promotion

We already:
  • Have school gardens for our 18-21-year-old Transition program and Elementary School 
  • Provide nutrition education at Elementary School community night

Physical Education

We already:

  • Have a curriculum and fitness testing that meet standards
  • Provide physical education for grades K-12

Physical Activity

We already:

  • Offer adequate recess time to Elementary and Middle school students
  • Offer recess before lunch to students in grades 2 to 5
  • Encourage extra walking and running at the Elementary School with Fitness Feet and Run for the Arts

Other

We already:

  • Inform and update the public about our district’s wellness efforts.

Exercise!