Local Wellness Policy

Vaughn Next Century Learning Center recognizes the link between student health and learning and commits to provide a comprehensive program promoting healthy eating and physical activity for students. The Executive Director or designee shall coordinate and align efforts to support student wellness through health education, physical education and activity, health services, nutrition services, psychological and counseling services, and a safe and healthy school environment. In addition, the Executive Director or designee shall develop strategies for promoting staff wellness and for involving parents/guardians and the community in reinforcing students' understanding and appreciation of the importance of a healthy lifestyle. The Executive Director or designee shall encourage parents, students, staff, and the public to participate in the development, implementation, periodic review, and update of Vaughn’s LSWP.

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Harvest of the Month

Harvest of the Month - Eggplant

Harvest of the Month showcases the diverse and extensive availability of produce in each season. While many California grown fruits and vegetables are available in multiple seasons or year-round, the schedule is based on when the featured produce items are in peak season in most regions of California.