Healthy Schools Initiative (HSI)
HSI is the largest program of Sequoia Healthcare District. HSI is based on the belief that good health is necessary for academic success and schools are an ideal venue for public health interventions. We provide school-based health and fitness programs for 28,000 students per year and support the implementation of CDC’s Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) model.
Sequoia Healthcare District’s Healthy Schools Initiative supports school wellness within the paradigm of the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) Model and provides major financial support to pre-K through grade 12 public schools located within our geographic boundaries to address key health areas related to school wellness. These health areas include:
HSI provides school-based health, wellness, and physical education programs in partnership with local non-profit providers.