J.22 Student and Staff Wellness - August 2008 Revision
The Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education recognizes that supporting student and staff wellness contributes to excellence in academic achievement through a quality, safe learning and working environment. The Board of Education is committed to providing healthy, safe school environments that promote the Coordinated School Health Model, which includes the following eight components: Nutrition, Physical Education & Activity, Family, School & Community Partnership, Health Education & Life Skills, Healthy & Safe Environment, Social & Emotional Well-Being, Health Services, and Staff Wellness.
A healthy, safe learning and working environment provides students with the skills, social support, and environmental reinforcement they need to adopt long-term, health-promoting behaviors that can improve student achievement.
Procedural Directive Cross Ref: Student and Staff Wellness
NSBA EPS Classification: JL
Introduced: May 18, 2006
Approved: May 24, 2006
Reviewed: December 7, 2006
Revised: December 21, 2006
Reviewed: July 22, 2008
Revised: August 6, 2008