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New Mexico Public Education Department LogoAugust 2019 Safe and Healthy Schools Back to School Newsletter

Wellness Policy Guidance

Wellness Policy Guidance Document 2017

Guide to District/Charter School Rubric

Guide to Non-District rubric

Example Wellness Policy Action Plan Template (Optional)

Example Wellness Policy Assessment Template (Optional)

Evaluation Plan Template 2016

Wellness Policy Resources

Federal RuleYucca

Local School Wellness Policy Implementation Under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010

Local School Wellness Policy Federal Register pdf

Final Rule Summary

New Mexico Administrative Code (NMAC)

6.10.3 Complaint Procedures (Regarding Homeless Education)

6.10.8 Compulsory School Attendance

6.12.4 Tobacco, Alcohol and Drug Free Schools

6.12.5 Competitive Food Sales Rule

6.12.6 School District Wellness Policy

6.12.7 Bullying Prevention Policy Rule Students Right to Self-Administer Certain Medications

6.29.1 Primary and Secondary Standards for Excellence

6.30.2 Amended Standards for Excellence


Student Health Advisory Committee

School Wellness Committees That Work

Policy Development

Action for Healthy Kids Through awareness-building and strategic outreach, we bring together parents and educators and equip them with the tools and resources they need to support happier, healthier kids.

Local School Wellness Policy Implementation Under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act 2010

Wellness Policy Development Tool

School Wellness Policy and Practice: Meeting the Needs of Low_Income Students

Nutrition                                                                                                                                                           fresh fruits and vegetables        

Helping Kids Make Better Food Choices

Smart Snacks Calculator; Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Healthier Generation Store

Tools for Schools: Focusing on Smart Snacks USDA

USDA School Nutrition Environment and Wellness Resources

Smarter Lunchroom Techniques Scorecard

Washington Smarter Lunchrooms Toolkit

Hunger-Free Students’ Bill of Rights Guidance Memorandum 6.30.17


Fundraising Ideas

Health Eating Research: School Fundraisers

Fundraiser Best Practices

Recent Training Materials

2018-2019 Safe and Healthy Schools Regional Training

Physical Activity

Springboard to Active Schools Leverage. Catalyze. Advance. When it comes to promoting physical education and physical activity in schools, we recognize that some of you may feel like your state is bouncing in place, while others have been doing flips and tricks for years. No matter where you are, the Springboard to Active Schoolsphysical education class Team aims to launch you higher and further in your pursuit of active schools.

Playworks  helps kids to stay active and build valuable life skills through play.

Staff Wellness Resources

School Employee Wellness: A Guide for Protecting the Assets of Our Nation’s Schools The Directors of Health Promotion and Education have developed School Employee Wellness: A Guide for Protecting the Assets of Our Nation’s Schools to provide information about school employee wellness programs and practical tools that schools can use in implementing these programs. This guide will also prove invaluable to school systems that are interested in improving existing wellness programs for school employees.

Alliance for a Healthier Generation: Staff Well-Being Guidance for making staff wellness a priority through planning, implementing and evaluating your program.

Thriving Schools-Kaiser Permanente Healthy schools need healthy school employees to thrive. This site provides webinars, and resources for healthy eating, physical activity, social and emotional well-being and labor management collaboration.

SHAPE America School-Based Employee Wellness



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