Glossary of Key Terms

The Glossary of Terms gives school review teams easy access to definitions of key terms and concepts in the standards, benchmarks, and rubrics.  The Glossary helps ensure that all stakeholders are sharing a common understanding to keep interpretations, discussions, and action plans clear.

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Term Main definition
Wellness Program
School activities designed to support healthy behavior in the school and to improve health outcomes. The purpose of the program is to provide the means to enable students to increase control over and to improve their health while in school with the intent to carry such practices through outside of the school setting. Activities may include health fairs, health education, medical screenings, health coaching, weight management programs, wellness newsletters, on-site fitness programs and/or facilities and educational programs.
Written Curriculum

A published, easily accessible document and/or online source delineating the school's curriculum.

Catholic School Standards Project

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