Wellness Policy

A school wellness policy is a document developed by the Guilford County Board of Education that guides GCS to establish a school environment that promotes students health, well-being, and ability to learn by supporting nutrition and exercise. Click here to view the full policy. 

 

GCS School Nutrition Goals 

Operate efficiently by reducing cost and providing free or reduced price meals to eligible students;

Serve high quality meals that are nutritionally balanced;

Support student learning by serving safe, nutritious, and appealing meals and beverages;

Provide nutrition education to reduce the risk of obesity by encouraging lifelong healthy habits;

Serve students, employees, and visitors with exceptional courtesy.