Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

 School Wellness

A local school wellness policy is a written document that guides a local educational agency or school district’s efforts to create supportive school nutrition and physical activity environments.

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System, under the guidance of the Wellness Committee, has developed a wellness policy that is reviewed by the board every year. Please go to the Board Policy Manual​ and reference Policy Number(s) EEE, EEE – R1, and EEE – E1. 

Wellness Committee

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System believes wellness of staff and students is critical to an effective school and part of a successful community. Healthy children do better in school - from attendance and behavior to academics and overall performance. The Wellness Committee works with the district to help school communities support wellness and academic achievement. The Wellness Committee meets 4 times a year and is comprised of parents/guardians, school food/nutrition service professionals, administrators and members of the larger community.  If you are interested in being involved with wellness efforts for the district please contact Dorothy Dupree, School Nutrition Coordinator, at (912) 395-1102 or Dorothy.Dupree@sccpss.com​. 







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