Our Wellness Policy

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Wellness Policy

Click here for Hawthorne School District's Wellness Policy



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Balance is essential for any Wellness Policy. Key areas addressed at school include:

  • Nutrition education
  • Physical activity
  • Meals served using lowfat dairy products, lowfat protein choices, and whole grains.

At home, you can come up with a Wellness Policy of your own.  Here are a few suggestions. Serve 1% or nonfat milk.  Use cereals and breads with at least 3 grams of fiber per serving.  Serve fruits for snacks and offer vegetables throughout the day.  Limit the amount of time your child spends in front of a screen or monitor, and take family walks.