School Health Advisory Council Awards

An Initiative from the Texas Action for Healthy Kids’ SHAC Leadership Team
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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
  • 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.

Meet Our 2019 SHAC Award Winners!


We are proud to announce the 2019 School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) Award Winners! These SHACs are doing amazing work to create and sustain healthy schools. We had many wonderful applicants this year, and with such a strong field of contenders, it was tough to choose just five.

Congratulations to the winners:

  • Aledo ISD
  • Corpus Christi ISD
  • Huffman ISD
  • Mission CISD
  • North East ISD.

Click here to learn ore about the 2019 winners.

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