is a national survey periodically conducted to assess school health policies and practices at the state, district, school and classroom levels.
is a national survey of all states and a sample of districts and schools that is conducted to assess school health policies and programs (Burgeson et al.
30) The full SHPPS
includes data at the state, district, school, and classroom levels.
ICF International previously conducted SHPPS in 1994 and 2006.
To continue building on the relationships and knowledge base established during the fielding of SHPPS 2006 is an exciting endeavor," said James Ross, senior vice president for ICF International.