School Health Advisory Council (SHAC)

  • What is a School Health Advisory Council (SHAC)? 

    Texas Education Code 28.004 requires every district to form a School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) to consult on health education instruction. The Judson ISD SHAC has developed a wellness policy for the district.  A SHAC is a group of individuals representing the JISD community who provide advice to the district and school board on coordinated school health programming and its impact on student health and learning.

    Mission Statement

    The Judson Independent School District shall follow nutrition guidelines that advance student health and reduce childhood obesity and shall promote the general health and wellness of all students by providing quality nutrition education, appropriate physical activity, and other school-based activities.

    Purpose

    To develop nutritional guidelines and wellness goals in consultation with the local school health advisory council and with involvement from students, parents, the public, school food service administrators, and other administrators.

    Recruitment

    Join SHAC and become active in supporting district initiatives to create healthy learning environments for all children. 

    Did you know?

    SHAC provides solutions to school health issues

    SHAC makes board recommendations

    SHAC recommends curriculum

    Expectations:

    • Four Meetings per School Year
    • No fees

    SHAC Membership Information

    School Health Advisory Council: A Guide for Texas School Districts

SHAC Meeting Information

  • Location

    EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE CENTER (ERC), BOARDROOM

    8205 PALISADES DRIVE, LIVE OAK, TX 78233

     

    Time

    5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.  

     

    Meeting Dates

    Monday, November 14, 2022

    Tuesday, January 17, 2023

    Tuesday, March 21, 2023

    Tuesday, May 23, 2023

     

    Subject

    School Health & Wellness

     

    Meeting Notice