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Healthy Schools Act Initiatives

The Healthy Schools Act Initiatives section of OSSE’s Wellness and Nutrition Services Division was established as a component of the implementation plan for the Healthy School Act (HSA). The Healthy Schools Act Initiatives team monitors school menus and compliance with other aspects of the HSA, and also provides technical support and training to schools in the areas of school menus, farm to school, school gardens, environmental literacy, local wellness policies, healthy vending, fundraising and prizes, physical activity, physical education, and health education. The Healthy Schools Act Initiatives team is responsible for data collection around the HSA and the evaluation of changes in programmatic, behavioral, and health outcomes occurring as a result of HSA implementation.

There are five programs within OSSE’s Healthy Schools Act Initiatives Section:

Grants and Funding

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Service Contact: 
Healthy Schools Act Initiatives Team
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(202) 724-7893
Contact TTY: 
Contact Suite #: 
4th Floor
Service Location: 

Education, Office of the State Superintendent of

GIS Address: 
810 1st Street NE