Coordinated School Health

Our ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Mission

The mission of the Coordinated School Health Program is to ensure a strong connection between health and education.  We collaborate with the Mecklenburg County Health Department's School Health Program​ to provide a safe and healthy learning environment with ​school nurses in all CMS schools. 


About Coordinated School Health

Coordinated School Health is based on the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model​ (WSCC), a collaborative approach WSCC Modelto education and health. This model ensures each child in each school in each community is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. The WSCC Model is made up of 10 different health components: 


1.Health Education

2.Nutrition Environment and Services

3. Employee Wellness

4.Family Engagement

5.Physical Education and Physical Activity

6. Social and Emotional School Climate

7. Physical Environment

8.Health Services

9.Community Involvement

10.Counseling, Psychological, and Social Services