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

We are pleased to announce that for the fifth year It’s Time Texas in partnership with Texas Action for Healthy Kids will be sponsoring the 2018 SHAC Awards. Five school district’s School Health Advisory Councils will be recognized for their efforts in promoting health and wellness for students and staff in their districts. Applications will be accepted March 7th to April 15th.

Apply Here

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. Apply Here.

District winners Receive:

Two free registrations for the Healthier Texas Summit October 25-26 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 2019 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 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!

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

Dairy Max
Partnership for a Healthy Texas
Texas A&M Ag.