School Health, Board Advisory Committee
The Plano ISD School Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) is an advisory group whose members include parents, students, teachers, staff members and diverse community representation. The group acts collectively to provide advice to the school district on all aspects of the school health program.
The committe's duties include recommending the number of hours of instruction to be provided in health education, and reviewing curriculum appropriate for specific grade levels designed to prevent obesity, cardiovascular disease, and Type 2 diabetes. The committee's duties also include reviewing and recommending methods of instruction for human sexuality in appropriate grade levels. In addition, the committee can review and recommend coordinated school health strategies for integrating appropriate curriculum components through the following: 1) health education, 2) physical education, 3) physical activity, 4) nutrition services, 5) parental involvement, 6) school health service, 7) counseling and guidance services, 8) employee wellness, and 9) a safe and healthy school environment. The board of trustees may direct the committee to study and make recommendations on specific issues. [TEC 28.004(e)
- Review and make recommendations regarding current student wellness resources and awareness.
- Review and make recommendations regarding current staff wellness resources and awareness.
- Monday, October 5, 2020
- Monday, November 16, 2020
- Monday, January 11, 2021
- Monday, March 1, 2021
Virtual meetings will be held from 12:00 - 1 p.m.
School Health Advisory Committee Members
2020-21 Committee Members / *Plano ISD staff
Staci Antelo* (staff liaison)
Dr. Jacqueline de Silva Stephen
Dr. Pamela Moore
Molly Pipak* (staff liaison)