Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD School Health Advisory Council

District Goal #4:  The district will provide and maintain safe, healthy and nurturing environments conducive to learning, which will enable students to think critically and act responsibly .

A School Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) is a group of individuals representative of the community to provide advice and recommendations to the District on Coordinated School Health programming and its impact on students' health and learning.

  Vision Statement: Hurst Euless Bedford ISD will envision healthier students and families through the Coordinated School Health Program.

  Mission Statement: The Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD School Health Advisory Council will:

1. Promote a healthy lifestyle by providing an awareness and knowledge in the three areas of health: physical, mental and social well-being.

2. Provide assistance to the District to support  and implement the Coordinated School Health Program through the following areas:

  Health Education   Physical Education   Health Services Nutrition   Services/Education Counseling, Psychological & Social Services   Healthy & Safe School Environment  Health Promotion/Wellness for Staff   Family/Community Awareness/Involvement/Education

Goal/Objectives:  

1. Promote the active leadership in the area of health programs and services.  

2.  Promote best practices for implementing and improving school health policies.

3. Promote the Coordinated School Health Program.

4. Provide annual report to School Board.  



All meetings will be held to a 1 1/2 hour meeting time.  If agenda is not completed, it will be scheduled for completion at the next Council meeting

Schedule of Meetings for 2013-2014:  Tuesdays-4:15-5:45 pm Pat May Center -Child Nutrition Services Office

  • October 22, 2013
  • November 19, 2013
  • January 28, 2014
  • February 25, 2014
  • March 25, 2014
  • April 22, 2014
  • May 20, 2014

*Other dates scheduled as needed.

 

Past Meetings:

  • October 15, 2012
  • November 19, 2012
  • January 21, 2013-cancelled (MLK day/No School)
  • Feburary 18, 2013-cancelled
  • March 18, 2013
  • April 15, 2013
  • Board Presentation May 14, 2013
  • April 16, 2012
  • February 20, 2012
  • November 14, 2011
  • September 19, 2011
  • April 4, 2011
  • February 28, 2011
  • November 22, 2010
  • October 25, 2010
  • September 20, 2010 
  • May 10, 2010
  • April 5, 2010 
  • March 1, 2010
  • February 1, 2010
  • November 2, 2009
  • Sept. 21, 2009

District Liaison:  Pam Hernalsteen

Parent Chair:  Julia Cole (Parent)

Secretary: Dovie Rousch-Carlisle (Parent)

Our SHAC consists of 8 parents, 9 school employees, 2 high school students, and 2 community representatives.

The CSH Team gives input in the 8 areas of health. Additional committees/personnel provide information/updates as needed in these areas. 

Past Sub Committees that meet and report back to SHAC

1. Sexual Abuse Policy/Procedures

2. Mental Health

3. Campus Awareness

4. Communicable Diseases