Wellness Committee:
Susan Davis, Dean of Faculty/Director of Curriculum and Instruction
Sandy Bartholome, Business Manager
Ajani Thornton, Dining Services
Martha Dilworth, Dining Services
Michael Scrutchin, Athletic Director/Health Teacher
Jeremy Duncan, Skills Program Coordinator

The Wellness Committee meets regularly throughout the year to develop, plan, and assess programs for the school. The following statement is included in faculty and student materials, and will be submitted to the Board of Trustees, along with the related curriculum, for approval on Nov. 10, 2010.

Policy Statement:
Wellness Program:
Physical and emotional wellness are considered essential ingredients to students' well-being, academic success, and personal growth at Chinquapin. The Wellness Program incorporates athletics and physical education, the Skills program, a Health curriculum, and the Advisory program and counseling services, as well as dining services. The Wellness Committee oversees the development and implementation of the Wellness Program. That Committee includes the Director of Curriculum and Instruction, the Athletic Director, the teacher in charge of the Skills program, the Business Manager, and the cooking staff. Both parents and students will be encouraged to participate in developing and promoting a wellness program at the school in future years.


Physical Education
Skills
Health

Advisory Handbook



Resources:

"The Local Process: How to Create and Implement a Local Wellness Policy" (includes checklist)