Health and Wellness

  • Wellness Policy 

    The ISD 728 Wellness Policy sets forth methods that promote student wellness, prevent and reduce childhood obesity, and assure that school meals and other food and beverages sold and otherwise made available on the school campus during the school day are consistent with applicable minimum local, state, and federal standards.

    Wellness Committee

    Learn more about the ISD 728 Wellness Committee here.

    Wellness Resources

    • Lunchroom
      Learn about meals served at ISD 728 and how they align with USDA standards and MyPlate Guidelines. Explore school menus, nutritional information, costs, and our meal account “angel fund.”  This section is rounded out with information for making healthy choices for kids at school. 

    • Student Resources
      Find information regarding age-appropriate guidelines for nutrition and physical activity, as well as contact information for local mental/emotional health agencies and help resources.

    • Parent Resources
      Discover ideas for non-food celebrations, healthy snacks and recipes for inside and outside of school walls. This section also includes information regarding mental health, mindfulness and prevention. 

    • Teacher & Staff Resources
      Staff login required for access.  Features a variety of resources for active classrooms, non-food rewards and student education. Also included are substance prevention and mental health resources.

    • Recess and Activity Resources
      This section includes resources for both indoor and outdoor recess.

    Activities and Fundraisers

    Activities and fundraisers are held throughout the school year at each school building.   

    Please check with your child’s school for current events in addition to the opportunities provided through Community Education.

    • Healthy Fundraiser Ideas 
      A number of creative fundraisers that support a healthy environment for kids. 

    • Funding Ideas
      Grants and other sources of funding for Health and Wellness needs.

    Food Assistance

    Food assistance programs available to families and students living within ISD 728.