Leonardtown, MD – A general meeting of the School Health Council will be held on October 21, 2015 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the Board of Education Meeting Room, located at 23160 Moakley Street in Leonardtown, Maryland.

The School Health Council functions as an advisory group to the Board of Education and is organized around the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model which includes: Health Education; Physical Education and Physical Activity; Nutrition Environment and Services, Social and Emotional School Climate; Physical Environment; Health Services; Counseling, Psychological, and Social Services; Community and Family Involvement; and Employee Wellness.

The meeting is open to all interested parties and representation from all school work sites and departments, as well as from parent(s)/guardian(s) and community agencies, is encouraged. 

This meeting will initially focus on the proposed realignment of the Council to the county’s Health Priority Areas, as well as a review of the school system’s wellness policy. Anyone wishing to have an additional item placed on the agenda should e-mail it to acroper@smcps.org prior to the meeting.