Poudre School District is committed to helping students and staff succeed. An integral component of that success is wellness. PSD's wellness program includes student and employee wellness.
Interested in student wellness? Members Needed for Wellness Advisory Council
PSD is looking for community members, parents/guardians and staff to serve on the Wellness Advisory Council for Schools (WACS), which promotes and encourages student wellness and nutrition. Meetings are usually held the third Monday of the month from 4 - 5:30 p.m. at the PSD Partnership Center, 1630 South Stover Street. No meetings are held in June, July, and August.
Members needed include:
- Community Member
- Middle School Parent
- High School Parent
- School-based Licensed PE/Health Staff Member
- Secondary School-based Licensed Staff Member
- Elementary School Administrator
- Secondary School Administrator
- High School Student (2)
Parent support and involvement
Parents play an important role in supporting wellness at PSD. Here are a list of resources on how parents can help at home and at school:
- Join The School Wellness Team
- How Parents Can Support Wellness
- How PTO's Can Support Wellness
- CanDo School Wellness Resource Kit
- USDA Healthier School Day Tool Kit
Community wellness support
Community agencies support wellness in several ways. Partnership for Healthy Youth is a group of community organizations dedicated to positively impacting the health and wellness of youth in Northern Colorado. Partnership for Healthy Youth has created this COHealth Resource Guide to assist educators in delivering the Colorado Health Standards.
PSD partners with various community organizations to promote wellness: