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Wisconsin School Health Award

About the Award

In 2022, the Wisconsin School Health Award will evolve. This evolution will include a continuation of the Wisconsin School Health Award Program and an addition of the Coaching Program. This coaching opportunity will help schools identify and address health disparities present in their school environment.

Both programs (award and coaching) will utilize the Registration Form, Action for Healthy Kids Assessment, DPI Supplemental Questions, and Application. The Award Program will use a portfolio of evidence and the Coaching Program will use an action plan template. All parts will be due by December 31, 2022.

Schools eligible for coaching will demonstrate the following criteria:

  • Completion of registration, assessments, action plan and application.
  • Action for Healthy Schools Assessment Score below 85 percent.
  • Demonstrated need in two or more areas of the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child Model.

Schools eligible for an award will demonstrate the following criteria:.

  • Completion of registration, assessments, portfolio of evidence, and application.
  • Action for Healthy Schools Assessment Score above 85 percent.
  • Demonstrated success in eight or more components of the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child Model.

4 Step Process: WI School Health Award

2022-2023 Wisconsin School Health Award 

Follow this four-step process to register, complete and apply for the award.

Step 1: Coordinate, Review and Register

Step 2: Assess

Step 3: Plan

Step 4: Application

This award is LIVE! The final step, the application, is due by 12/31/2022.

For questions about this information, contact Tacara Lovings (608) 224-6170, dpisspw@dpi.wi.gov (608) 266-8960