The middle school years are a time of great change physically, socially and emotionally. It is important to follow up with your primary care provider for well visits for your child at least once during each developmental stage: at early childhood (preschool through grade three), pre-adolescence (grade four through six), and adolescence (grade seven through 12).
District Wellness Policy & Nutritional Guidelines
The staff and community at Mountain View School recognize that good nutrition and physical activity for students can lead to better academic performance, higher test scores and fewer behavioral problems as well as establishing lifelong healthy habits. Current research demonstrates that students in America are at greater risk for poor health than in past generations due to environmental influences. Mendham Borough Schools has a board approved wellness policy and have established guidelines to promote an environment for healthy eating at school to encourage healthy eating habits: