Food / Health

What is the Healthy Kids Act?

The Healthy Kids Act is an Iowa law that establishes nutritional content standards for foods and beverages sold or provided on school grounds during the school day requires every student in grades K-5 has 30 minutes of physical activity per day and every student in grades 6-12 have 120 minutes per week of physical activity requires every student to complete a course that leads to certification in CPR.

Sodas/Carbonated beverages are no longer allowed.

For more information regarding the Healthy Kids Act, go to the Iowa Department of Education website at

Paton Churdan School has approved a “Wellness Policy,” as required by federal legislation. This policy affects some activities related to parties and celebrations in the classrooms, rewards fundraising. 

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