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SHAC

 
SHAC

The East Bernard ISD School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) is an advisory group of individuals who represent various segments of the community. The group acts collectively to provide advice and make recommendations to the school system on various aspects of school health, including, but not limited to: nutrition services, health education, physical education and parent/community involvement. The vision of SHAC is for all students to function at their maximum personal, health and academic abilities. The mission of SHAC is for all students to be physically and emotionally fit through academic classes in health education and through modeling of good health practices. The EBISD School Health Advisory Council will implement the TEA approved CATCH (Coordinated Approach To Child Health) curriculum in grades Kindergarten through 4th grade to achieve the vision and mission of the program. This year's council will meet a minimum of 4 times with a report to be submitted for review during the March EBISD School Board meeting. EBISD policies include mandates regarding the following key focus areas of SHAC.

  • Elementary and Junior high students will engage in at least 30 minutes per school day or 135 minutes per school week of physical activity.
 
TEA approved CATCH (Coordinated Approach To Child Health) curriculum implemented in grades Kindergarten through 4th Grade
 
Character building campaign implemented in Elementary throughout the school year in the form of daily public service announcements.
 
 
 
SHAC Meeting Dates and Times:

  Thursday, September 28th @ 1pm

  Thursday, October 26th @ 1pm

  Thursday, January 25th @ 1pm

  Thursday, February 22nd @ 1pm

All Meetings will be held at the Administration Office

 

 
 
 
Parents:  a great website to gain more information on children's nutritional health is:  buildhealthykids.com   This website is for the parents and the children.  It has specific "kid's sections".  There are numerous links to receive free resources.  Please take a few minutes to visit this website with your child.