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Quick health data how-to guide from girlshealth.gov
School Year Resources
CDC Releases School Health Index 2012 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH) is pleased to announce the release of the updated School Health Index (SHI).
South Dakota Model Wellness Policy Revised South Dakota’s Model Wellness Policy was recently revised in response to the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act which increased the requirements for local wellness policies. The Act requires any participating National School Lunch Programs to establish a local school wellness policy.
South Dakota Harvest of Month makes healthy eating fun with numerous classroom resources. Increase fruit and vegetable knowledge and start exploring today!
Links of Interest
"Children today have a shorter life expectancy than their parents for the first time in 100 years."
–Dr. William J. Klish, professor of pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine.
Learn more: funding opportunities for Fuel Up to Play 60 - upcoming application deadline is June 4, 2013.