Public Schools Selected To Complete The Survey for the 2020- 2021 School Year - Please email Sherry Brown

The Student Weight Status Category Reporting System (SWSCR) collects weight status category data (underweight, healthy weight, overweight or obese, based on BMI-for-age percentile) on children and adolescents attending public school in New York State, outside New York City. 50% of all public schools are surveyed each year.

  • Notification Letter to District Superintendents/School Nurses identifying school districts selected to report Student Weight Status Category information for the 2020-2021 School year.
    Not Yet available.

  • Districts Selected for 2019-2020 SWSCR Reporting-Lists school districts required to report aggregated information from school health certificates/appraisals of students in PreK or K,1,3,5,7,9 and 11 in the previous  school year (2019-2020).
    Not yet available.

BOCES, Charter, Private and 4201 designated schools are not required to report WSC data.

NYC schools are also exempt from state education law that requires this data to be reported to the NYS Health Department. The NYC Department of Education monitors students weight status using NYC FITNESSGRAM.

Page updated 7/15/2020