Collierville Schools

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School Wellness

Coordinated School Health & Physical Education

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Collierville Schools follows the TN Department of Education's Coordinated School Health Approach to ensure all Collierville Schools students remain healthy and able to fully participate in all educational opportunities. 
 

Coordinated School Health is based on the Centers for Disease Control 8 Component approach to healthier schools:

  1. Nutrition Services - link to shared services website
  2. Health Services - link to more information
  3. Counseling and Psychological Services 
  4. Health Promotion for Staff
  5. Healthy School Environment
  6. Health Education
  7. Physical Education/Physical Activity
  8. Parent/Community Involvement

 

Healthy School Teams

Each school has a Healthy School Team which utilizes faculty and staff  who are considered experts in each component so that they able to capture a comprehensive snapshot of the school environment. After assessing the needs of the school, as a team, the school will develop a plan to not only address the weaknesses, but also highlight its strengths. Healthy School Teams promote healthy schools and encourage healthy behaviors, for students, faculty and families.

 

TN Coordinated School Health Website

 
 
 

Physical Education/Physical Activity

It's important for all students to be healthy and active and our Physical Education teachers help our students learn to enjoy everyday activities that will help them achieve life-long health. Select PE Teachers attend the annual TAPHERD Conference each year to learn the newest ideas to use in the gyms and classroom. 
 
 

 

Family Life, Healthy Living

The Family Life, Healthy Living Curriculum is aimed at reaching life-long personal health and wellness skills such as building healthy interpersonal relationships, personal safety, goal-setting and decision-making and communicable disease prevention. The 2016-2017 school year will use a week-long curriculum that will cover all TN State Standards. The curriculum outlines are below.
The link to more information is here: https://www.tn.gov/education/topic/school-health-laws
 
 The link to view the HIV/AIDS video shown ONLY to 6th Grade Students can be found here:

During the hot summer and early fall months, Collierville Schools is always cautious about outdoor activity.  
 
Below are the TSSAA policies we follow to keep all students safe in the heat. 
Nutrition Nuggets is a monthly newsletter for parents and students with tips for healthy living.