What should be considered in a coordinated school health programs at the middle school or the high school level? Discuss how schools, districts, students, and communities can work together in the establishment of a comprehensive school health program for middle or high school students.
Coordinated School Health Program
Coordinated school health program in the United States was established to promote a healthy and safe learning environment for academic success of the children. The program does not control the schools but offers health administration, support and advice to the learning institutions. It is composed of stakeholders from the school teaching staff, school nurses, district wellness committee members and the community who work together to promote a conducive and healthy learning environment for the students.
Components of coordinated school program
For coordinated school program to be effected, eight crucial key components are considered. These include health education, physical activity, health services, nutrition services, health school enviro