Student Wellness


Student wellness, including good nutrition and physical activity, shall be promoted in the district's educational program, school activities, and meal programs. In accordance with federal and state law, it is the policy of the Board of Education to provide students access to healthy foods and beverages; provide opportunities for developmentally appropriate physical activity; and require all meals served by the District meet or exceed the federal nutritional guidelines issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the "Connecticut Nutrition Standards for Foods in Schools," whichever are greater.

Helpful Links:

Nutrislice (School Menus) My School Bucks USDA - School Meals
LPS Lunch Program Guidelines LPS Wellness Policy CSDE - NSLP
LPS Free/Reduced Meal Application
LPS Food Service  

Wellness Committee Members

Member School Role
Austen, Pam Gallup Hill School Principal
Calhoun, Stephanie Board Member Board and Parent
Demicco, Michele Director of Finance & Human Capital Committee Co-chair
Geoly, Ann Ledyard High School Student and Board Liaison
Hartling, Jason Superintendent Committee Chairman
Hogsten, Anne Assistant Superintendent
Jones, Kelly Ledyard Middle School Assistant Principal
Meserve, Suzanne Central Office Committee Liaison
Meyer, Michelle Ledyard High School
Morrison, Evelyn Ledyard High School  Student and Board Liaison
Pierre-Maxwell, Fabienne Ledyard Center School Principal
Pollin, Patty Ledyard Middle School Guidance Counselor
Ryan, Holly Gallup Hill School Teacher
Saad, Nizam Chartwells/Compass Group School Food Authority
  Gales Ferry School  
Strelevitz, Olivia Ledyard High School Student and Board Liaison

Meeting Dates:

Meeting Date Location Time  Agenda Minutes 
December 11, 2018 Board of Education Conference Room  3:30-4:30  Download
June 5, 2018 Board of Education Conference Room 3:00-4:30  Download Download
December 13, 2017 Board of Education Conference Room 3:00-4:30  Download  Download 
June 7, 2017 LHS Ag Sci Library 3:30-5:00  Download NA 
March 15, 2017 LHS Ag Sci Library 3:30-5:00  Download Download 


Ledyard Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Provider