Wellness Committee

  • The Massapequa School District is committed to providing a school environment that promotes and protects children's health, well-being and the ability to learn by supporting healthy eating habits and physical activity. It takes an entire school community to build a culture of wellness. Our goal is create a robust wellness policy that reflects our student population and strengths The committee helps update what is included in our policy and discuss new goals. We also share ideas on what schools are doing around the different topics included in our wellness policy such as fundraising and heath fairs. the committee is open to all, come join us and make a difference!

    The District's Wellness Policy sets specific goals for nutritional education, physical activity and other school based activities - all designed to enhance the learning and development of lifelong wellness practices.
     
    Below you will find links to valuable resources, such as Teen Food & Fitness and Nutrition Nuggets. These publications provide sensible and practical solutions to eating nutritionally and maintaining an active lifestyle.
     
    The Massapequa Wellness Committee Color Run is scheduled for April 7,2019 at 10am. Registration information will be announced in February.

contact

  • John Piropato
    District Director of Health, Physical Education, Athletics & Recreation
    4925 Merrick Road
    Massapequa, New York 11758
    (516) 308-5080
    jpiropato@msd.k12.ny.us