Wellness Committee Update 
The Wellness Committee met on Thursday, April 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Conference Room. Fifteen parents and community members attended the meeting.

The committee discussed the following topics: 
Mental Health Services – Parents primary focus was for the district to communicate the multiple services available to students 
Bullying/Cyberbullying – Committee reviewed the issue and recommended further discussion on this topic 
Nutrition Education – Reviewed nutrition education curriculum; no significant concerns
Later School Start Times – Safety concerns for elementary early morning student pick-ups, impact on athletic programs and potential child care issues. Consensus was to do more research in this area
Physical Activity During the School Day – A topic that was discussed was providing recess K-6

There were two meetings this year and the consensus of the committee members was to hold three Wellness Committee meetings during the 2019-2020 school year. The next committee meeting will take place on October 24, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Conference Room. 
Posted by KHARPLE On May 17, 2019 at 7:27 AM