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SHAC - School Health Advisory Council


A School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) is a group appointed by the school district to serve at the district level.  Members of the SHAC come from different areas of the community and from within the school district.

The duties of the SHAC range from recommending curriculum to developing strategies for integrating curriculum into  coordinated school health program encompassing issues such as school health services, counseling services, a safe and healthy school environment, recess recommendations, improving student fitness, mental health concerns, and employee wellness.

The SHAC meets four times a year.

The following meeting dates are set for 2020-2021:

The following meeting dates are set for 2019-2020:

The following meeting dates are set for 2018-2019:

The SHAC met on the following dates in 2017-2018:

Click on the meeting date for the minutes of the meeting.

School Health Advisory Council: A Guide for Texas School Districts (Publication No. EO5-12431)
Click here to download the SHAC Guide

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COVID-19 Simple Steps to Take Now

We each have a role to play in stopping the transmission of COVID-19,  Just a few simple steps taken now will have a massive impact down the road in saving many lives in the weeks ahead:

  • Avoid crowds of more than 10 people
  • Wash your hands frequently and thoroughly
  • Work from home if that’s an option for you
  • Disinfect frequently touched surfaces
  • Isolate yourself if you feel sick

We ALL need to do our part to protect the health and safety of our students, our staff and our community.

Hempstead ISD… One Town. One Team. One Goal!

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