The West Elk Wellness Committee is composed of school employees and agency representatives that are interested in promoting personal wellness through good nutrition and physical activity for children, staff and parents. The Committee meets monthly during the school year and the current members are:
Bert Moore Co-Chairman, Superintendent USD #282
Jill Morgan Co-Chairman, FCS Agent, Rolling Prairie Ext. Dist.
Martin Burke Principal, West Elk Schools
Debra Stange Food Service Secretary, USD #282
Barbara Montgomery Pre-Kindergarten Teacher, USD #282
Chris Haag Elementary P.E. Teacher, USD #282
Debbie Simmons JH/HS P.E. Teacher, USD #282
Barbara McLean Kitchen Manager, USD #282
Stefanie Beeman SEKCAP Family Educator
The West Elk Wellness Committee works closely with the Kansas State Department of Education, the United States Department of Agriculture, the West Elk School Board, Kansas State University Extension Office, and other health and wellness agencies to ensure that:
For more information on the West Elk Wellness Committee please contact Debra Stange, the secretary of the committee at 620-374-2113.