D.C. Healthy Schools Act


In May 2010, the D.C. Council passed the Healthy Schools Act, a landmark law designed to improve the health and wellness of students attending D.C. public and public charter schools. The Act took effect August 2010.

This website will introduce you to specific components of the act and resources to get your local schools involved.

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) publishes yearly reports of the Healthy Schools Act. Click here to stay updated on the progress of the Healthy Schools Act.