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Welcome to Wellness: Kids, Reflection, Fun!

The Wellness Mission

We will encourage, educate, and motivate our students to make positive daily decisions and to develop healthy lifetime habits.


Essential Questions 

To what extent does wellness have an impact on my quality of life?
How do my choices and actions impact my overall wellness?
How do I personally achieve overall wellness?

Wellness resources

Additional policies and resources

Wellness Policy
School Committee Approval ~ 8/30/12

Classroom checklist for food in the curriculum
Another tool to check if particular food items may be used in the curriculum    

Massachusetts Nutrition Evaluation Tool (MassNETS)
Try MassNETS, the Massachusetts Nutrition Evaluation Tool for Schools, to check if a product meets the Massachusetts School Nutrition Standards

Classroom rewards and fundraising
How not to use food in your schools

Nutrition law overview
An overview of what is and what is not included in the nutrition law

School nutrition regulations overview
MA School Nutrition Cheat Sheet    

Healthy Students, Healthy Schools
A resource guide to school nutrition regulations

School Wellness Advisory Committee (SWAC)
Learn more about the Canton Public Schools SWAC

Canton High School Wellness Staff

Ryan Gordy

CHS Teacher/Dept Advisor K-12, Health & Wellness

Galvin Middle School Wellness Staff

Hansen School Wellness Staff

Andrea Duda

Hansen Teacher, Health & Wellness

Andrea Moore

Hansen Teacher, Health & Wellness

JFK School Wellness Staff

Luce School Wellness Staff

CPS Wellness develops the whole person giving a transformative experience with an emphasis on problem solving, decision making, leadership training, advocacy, resilience and more. Developing life skills to prepare students to be competent and creative thinkers, curious and confident learners, and compassionate citizens is our objective.

Our Motto: Attitude is Everything!

What is Wellness?