School Health Advisory Council Awards
An Initiative from the Texas Action for Healthy Kids’ SHAC Leadership Team
About the SHAC Awards
Every year, SHAC in Action member organizations select five School Health Advisory Councils from a pool of applicants using a set of criteria including the number of active council members, number of participating students and parents, frequency of meetings, reporting practices, number of issue areas addressed, and accomplishments this school year.
District winners Receive:
Two free registrations for the Healthier Texas Summit October 17-18 in Austin, TX, one for a district representative and one for a parent representative; a travel stipend for the Summit; and one free registration for the 2020 TAHK annual summit. This SHAC Award nomination is part of an initiative from the Texas Action for Healthy Kids’ SHAC Leadership Team, which includes experts from state-level agencies and organizations who are working to help SHACs across Texas.
2017 SHAC Award Application
The time has come to nominate your district’s School Health Advisory Council’s hard work and showcase their success!
The nomination opens Monday, February 6th and closes is Friday, April 7th.
2018 ITT SHAC Award Winners!
We are proud to announce the 2018 School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) Award Winners! We had many wonderful applicants, and with such a strong field of contenders, it was tough to choose just five winners. The SHACs are doing amazing work to create and sustain healthy schools. Congratulations to the winners, Cuero ISD, Fort Bend ISD, McAllen ISD, Pasadena ISD, and San Antonio ISD!
Click here to learn more about the incredible accomplishments of this year’s winners.