Our Wellness Policy

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Wellness Policy

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

  • Nutrition Education and Promotion
  • Physical activity
  • Other school-based activities that are designed to promote student wellness.

If you are interested promoting a healthy eating enviroment that supports healthy eating and physcial activity.....  then we need you!!

Become a member of the County Wellness Committee or a Wellness Council at your school please contact. Debbie Derico, Child Nutrition Director, Marshall County Schools.  304 843 4400 ext.  346.

Our Wellness Committee is responsible for ensuring the our policy:

  • Include goals for nutrition promotion and education, physical activity, and other school-based activities that promote student wellness.
  • Include nutrition guidelines to promote student health and reduce childhood obesity for all foods available in each school district.
  • Permit parents, students, representatives of the school food authority, teachers of physical education, school health professionals, the school board, school administrators, and the general public to participate in the development, implementation, and review and update of the local wellness policy.
  • Inform and update the public (including parents, students, and others in the community) about the content and implementation of local wellness policies.
  • Be measured periodically on the extent to which schools are in compliance with the local wellness policy, the extent to which the local education agency’s local wellness policy compares to model local school wellness policies, and the progress made in attaining the goals of the local wellness policy, and make this assessment available to the public.

Click on the link below to view the most current assessment of our Wellness Policy

2018 Marshall County Wellness Policy Assessment-

Marshall County Wellness Assesement- Scores