As stated in Unicoi County Board of Education Student Wellness Policy 6.411:
The board recognizes the value of proper nutrition, physical activity, and other health conscious practices and the impact that such practices have on student academic achievement, health, and well being. In order to provide an environment conducive to overall student wellness, this policy shall be followed by all schools in the District.
All schools shall implement the CDC's Coordinated School Health approach to managing new and existing wellness related programs and services in schools and the surrounding community based on State law and State Board of Education CSH standards and guidelines. The district's Coordinated School Health Coordinator shall be responsible for overseeing compliance with State Board of Education CSH standards and guidelines in the school district.
All schools within the district annually administer a baseline assessment.
Any questions concerning the Wellness Policy should be directed to Regina Harrell, Coordinated School Health Supervisor.