Healthy bodies and minds are the foundation of academic success. The Division of H&W leverages programming, partnerships, policy, and data to remove health barriers to learning so that people of all ages and backgrounds are prepared to succeed in school and in life.
Information about the implementation of the Health and Physical Education Standards and Healthy Schools Act of 2010.
Data and assessments of OSSE's numerous Healthy Schools Act programs.
Online resource guide to assist youth, parents, and educators in navigating health websites.
OSSE's Healthy Schools Act Initiatives team monitors school menus and compliance with other aspects of the HSA and provides technical support and training to schools.
OSSE evaluates changes in programmatic, behavioral, and health outcomes occurring as a result of HSA implementation
Healty Schools Act Reports to City Council
School Health Profiles for public, public charter schools, and participating private schools.
Health Schools Act data and annual reports.
Learn more about state-side standards for nearly all foods and beverages made available in schools through vending machines, school stores, fundraisers, snacks, prizes and rewards for students and after-school meals.
Learn more about the Healthy Youth & Schools Commission.
Learn more about Hearing Officer Determinations for calendar 2009-2016.
Learn more about how OSSE has adopted the US Department of Education rules for calculating graduation rates.
The Higher Education Licensure Commission is a five member Mayoral appointed regulatory, consumer protection authority.
Higher Education Licensure Commission (HELC) Applications and Forms.
The Higher Education Licensure Commission (HELC) investigates and processes complaints against institutions.
The Higher Education Licensure Commission (HELC) takes formal licensing and approval actions at its Public Sessions.
Get information about free, appropriate, public educational opportunities for homeless children and youth.
Homeless Liaison's can help you if you don't have a permanent, stable place to sleep. Call your point of contact for assistance.
Progress reports for Special Conditions on the District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent for grant awards under Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (Part B).