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Wellness

School Health Advisory Council (SHAC)

The SHAC is established to assist the VVISD in ensuring that local community values are reflected in health education instruction. For more information about a SHAC, please visit the Texas Department of State Health Services @ the following link:  https://www.dshs.texas.gov/schoolhealth/sdhac.shtm

The SHAC Guide can be found at the following link:  https://www.dshs.texas.gov/schoolhealth/SHAC/SHACGuide-_July2015.doc

 

Required Public Statements

  1. District polices ensure that elementary and middle school students engage in the amount and level of physical activity required by Education Code 28.002(l).
  2. The SHAC met two times during the 2018-2019 school year. 
  3. VVISD complies with Texas Education Agency's vending machine and food service guidelines for restricting student access to vending machines.
  4. VVISD has adopted and enforces policies that prescribe penalties for the use of e-cigarettes and tobacco products by students and others on school campuses or at school-sponsored events.
  5. Parents may request in writing their child's physical fitness assessment results at the end of the school year.

 

Link to Texas Health and Human Services Health Resources:  https://hhs.texas.gov/services/health

Link to Texas Health and Human Services Mental Health and Substance Abuse Resources:  https://www.dshs.texas.gov/transition/mhsa.aspx

 

Next SHAC Meeting:  December 4, 2019 @ 3:50 pm (VVHS Library)

SHAC AGENDA for 12/4/19

  1. Read and approve minutes from previous meeting
  2. Cafeteria Services update
  3. Student Health Services update
  4. Physical Education update
  5. Educational Programs update
  6. Review Wellness Policy/Plan
  7. Other Business

 

Wellness Policy

Wellness Plan

SHAC Annual Report 2019

SHAC Annual Report 2018

SHAC Minutes 3/20/19

SHAC Minutes 11/7/18

SHAC Minutes 4/25/18

SHAC Minutes 10/25/17