DWC Membership and Purpose

The District Wellness Committee is comprised of a diverse group of District, Community, student and parent members committed to improving the health, wellbeing and engagement of students and staff, and to creating healthier school environments in which to learn, work and play.

The primary functions of the DWC are:

  1. Develop annual school wellness plan, school health policies, protocols and recommendations
  2. Review health/wellness related school based program proposals from partners
  3. Promote collaboration with community partners
  4. Monitor and support core school health initiatives:
    • Health Education K-12 roll out
    • Healthy Schools Program (school wellness committees)
    • School health centers/dental services
    • Plan Annual Health & Wellness Summit

DWC Co-chairs:

Sue Peters      sue.peters@nhboe.net
Will Clark        william.clark@nhboe.net

Meeting Dates and Locations 2017-2018

The District Wellness Committee (DWC) meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month from October, 2017 – May 2018.


Parish House - Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School Campus

150 Kimberly Avenue, New Haven, CT  06519


9:00 am- 10:30 am

NHPS School Wellness Manual 2013-2014

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