School Health Advisory Council Awards
An Initiative from the Texas Action for Healthy Kids’ SHAC Leadership Team


We are proud to announce the 2017 School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) Award Winners! There were 75 nominations from incredible schools districts across the Lone Star State. With such 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, Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD, Comal ISD, Lampasas ISD, Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD, and Spring Branch ISD!

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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:

One free registration to the IT’S TIME TEXAS Healthier Summit (TBD)
$300 towards a District health initiative/program

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 ITT SHAC Award Winners!


We are proud to announce the 2017 School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) Award Winners! There were 75 nominations from incredible schools districts across the Lone Star State. With such 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, Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD, Comal ISD, Lampasas ISD, Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD, and Spring Branch ISD!

These SHACs were chosen using a set 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. The winning districts will each receive $300 to further their amazing school health efforts!

Click here to learn more about the incredible accomplishments of this year’s winners.


Leander ISD (2016 Winner)
North East ISD (2016 Winner)
Dallas ISD (2016 Winner)
Corpus Christi ISD (2016 Winner)
Frisco ISD (2016 Winner)
Carrollton Farmers Branch ISD (2015 Winner)
La Porte ISD (2015 Winner)
Coppell ISD (2015 Winner)
Spring Branch ISD (2015 Winner)
Pasadena ISD (2015 Winner)
Fredericksburg ISD (2014 Winner)
Laredo ISD (2014 Winner)
McAllen ISD (2014 Winner)
Pasadena ISD (2014 Winner)
Winona ISD (2014 Winner)

SHAC-in-Action: Partnering for Healthy Kids Team


Texas Action for Healthy Kids
Dairy Max
YMCA
Partnership for a Healthy Texas
TAHPERD
Texas A&M Ag.
ITT