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  General WSCC Resources

This Implementation Guide from the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors can help guide schools and districts through the WSCC implementation process. It provides information as well as some printable forms that can support schools.

The Virtual Healthy School, from the CDC, is an interactive tool that supports schools in implementing WSCC and creating healthier school environments.

This document from the CDC provides a one page overview of the WSCC model and a short explanation of the visual representation, or logo, for the WSCC model.

This resource from the CDC provides and in depth look at the expanded components of WSCC, why the model is needed, and information about coordinating policy, process, and practice.

  Policy Resources

This Community Toolbox includes information about what changing policies means in schools, why policies should be changed and when, who should be involved, and how you can change them in schools. In addition to information, a checklist, tools and a PowerPoint presentation are included.

This list of resources from the USDA includes information about the local school wellness policy process, elements of wellness policies, success stories and best practices, grants and funding opportunities, as well as training opportunities.

  Practice Resources

The CDC School Health Index is informed by the WSCC model.  This self-assessment and planning tool can help schools improve their practices and policies related to health. 

Game On, created by Action for Healthy Kids, helps support schools across the country in creating school wellness programs by providing information and resources.

This workbook from the CDC outlines how to develop a comprehensive evaluation plan and will help schools create their own plans for evaluation related to WSCC implementation.

If you have any questions about the WSCC model and how it is used to inform programming at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, please contact

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