School-Based Employee Wellness

What is a school-based employee wellness program?

A comprehensive set of programs, policies, benefits, and environmental supports that address various risk factors, including, but not limited to: Lack of physical activity, unhealthy dietary habits, stress management, and tobacco use (CDC, 2015).

Explore & utilize the information below to gain support to start or enhance your school-based employee wellness program today!



Employee Wellness Week

Employee Wellness Week Logo

Fostering the physical, mental, and emotional health of school employees is more important than ever! Join SHAPE America and Active Schools as we celebrate Employee Wellness Week (May 23-27, 2022) during #PlayAllMay! Each day, complete the activities listed on the flyer or follow along on social media using #MeWeek. Have fun tracking your progress and share with us at #MeWeek and #PlayAllMay!

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CDC Workplace Health Program Actionable information to launch or expand a workplace health promotion program
CDC School Health Index An online self-assessment and planning tool, including an Employee Wellness and Health Promotion module, that schools can use to improve their health and safety policies and programs
WellSAT 2.0 A Wellness School Assessment Tool to measure the quality of written wellness policies
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
Health Promotion Tools for Staff
Tools for assessing, planning, prioritizing and evaluating successes






Tools to Advocate for an Employee Wellness Program