The Metropolitan Nashville Public School System (MNPS) recognizes the value of student wellness and proper nutrition and its impact on students’ physical, mental, emotional and social well-being. MNPS is committed to providing a healthy school environment that promotes the knowledge and skills necessary for students to make informed decisions regarding their health and well-being. MNPS also promotes student wellness through proper nutritional and physical education practices, outstanding staff and curriculum standards, and productive opportunities for parent/community involvement.