Resources For Coordinated School Health

CDC Coordinated School Health

CDC School Health Index (SHI)
The SHI is a self-assessment and planning tool that schools can use to improve their health and safety policies and programs. It's easy to use and completely confidential.

Promoting Healthier Weight in Pediatrics
This toolkit was designed to help health care practitioners develop their own approach to reach goals, recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines for the prevention of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents.

The Vermont Healthy Schools Resource
Nutrition and Physical Education/Activity provides school teams with ideas and examples for their school wellness policies.

Vermont State School Nurses’ Standards of Practice:
School Health Services Manual

The information in this manual is designed to provide guidance to school administrators and school nurses in the development, implementation and evaluation of school health services

Vermont Department of Education
The Department of Education offers a wide variety of programs and services in support of Vermont's students, teachers, educators, administrators, families, and community members. 

If you have questions, comments, or suggestions regarding the Vemont School Health webpage or it's content, please e-mail:

For questions about statewide programs or policies administered at the local level, contact the Health Department District Office near you.

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