Health and Wellness

West Virginia Board of Education's
Position Statement on Student Wellness

Note: The West Virginia Board of Education places the highest priority on the health and wellness of our state's youth. This Position Statement represents the board's recommended guidance to be used in developing Local Wellness Policies that focus on research-based best practices that can be implemented by county boards of education as they deem appropriate.

Office of Healthy Schools
Its mission is to provide leadership, training and support for schools and their communities to improve collaboration and ensure the health and educational achievement of children in a safe, nurturing and disciplined environment.

Standards for School Nutrition Policy
This legislative rule establishes nutrition standards for foods served and/or sold to students in schools during the school day.