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The Pasco Student Wellness website is part of

Student Wellness Policy Council Meetings School Year 2017-2018:

District School Board of Pasco County
7227 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. Land O’ Lakes, FL 34638

 
Date Time
10/18/2017 2:30 - 4:30pm
1/24/2018 2:30 - 4:30pm
4/18/2018 2:30 - 4:30pm
5/2018 To Be Determined

Welcome to the Student Wellness page. Please take a look around and be well!

The District School Board of Pasco County is committed to providing a school environment that enhances learning and development of lifelong wellness practices. The District promotes school environments that encourage and protect children’s health, well-being, and ability to learn by supporting healthful nutrition and physical activity. Student Wellness Policy 8510, (Board approved on April 18, 2006) in accordance with Public Law 108-265, requires the Superintendent or his/her designee to establish and support a Wellness Council to oversee development, implementation and evaluation of the wellness guidelines. The policy also requires the Wellness Council to conduct reviews of the progress toward implementing school wellness guidelines, identify areas for improvement, and revise guidelines as necessary. For consideration to be involved in the Student Wellness Policy Committee please contact: studentwellness@pasco.k12.fl.us



Wellness Blog

Every Kid Healthy Week

Every Kid Healthy Week! WHEN:  April 24th – April 28th  WHERE:  Everywhere!   Event Details Every Kid Healthy™ Week is an annual observance created to celebrate school health and wellness achievements and recognized on the calendar of National Health... read more

Fruitapalooza Poster Contest

Fruitapalooza Poster Contest Does your school have talented young artists? Here’s a way to show off their talents and win prizes for themselves and their school! Please click here to see the Rules of Play, an official entry form and the winning art from last year.... read more

International School Meals Day

International School Meals Day! MARCH 9TH Pasco County Schools are celebrating International School Meal Day Italian style! For more information on how schools from across the country and across the world are getting involved, finding resources, and success stories... read more

National School Breakfast Week!

National School Breakfast Week – March 6th – 10th This year’s theme is “Take the School Breakfast Challenge” The purpose of NSBW is: Increase participation and visibility for our school breakfast program Educate parents and students about the importance of... read more

2017 Spring Carton 2 Garden Contest

2017 CARTON 2 GARDEN CONTEST Evergreen Packaging and KidsGardening.org are proud to present our third annual national Carton 2 Garden Contest!  Open to public and private schools, contest winners will be selected based on their implementation of an innovative garden... read more

Spring 2017 Contest – Made By Milk

 Spring 2017 Contest – Made By Milk    Show us your students’ creativity by re-purposing milk and juice cartons from your school cafeteria to either build or enhance your school garden. Engage students in a hands-on experience creating teachable moments on... read more

School Garden Spotlight: Thomas E. Weightman Middle

The students at Thomas E. Weightman Middle School have been working very hard on their school garden this year! Agriculture teacher, Stephanie Benson has been teaching the kids the importance of knowing where your food comes from. Check out the pictures below of the... read more

Student Chef Cook-Off!

Check out this awesome cooking competition that the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Sciences is hosting! This competition is open to all Florida high school students and challenges them to create a unique, tasty and healthy dish utilizing “Fresh... read more