The District shall implement, in accordance with law, a coordinated health program with a nutrition education component and shall use health course curriculum that emphasizes the importance of proper nutrition.
In addition, the District establishes the following goals for nutrition education:
- Students shall receive nutrition education that fosters the adoption and maintenance of healthy eating behaviors.
- The food service staff, teachers, and other school personnel shall coordinate the promotion of nutrition messages in the cafeteria, the classroom, and other appropriate settings.
- Educational nutrition information shall be shared with families and the general public to positively influence the health of students and community members.
- Nutrition and fitness information shall be available on the District’s website for employees, parents, administrators, and students to learn more about healthy lifestyles.