• Contact Us

    Texas School Health Program
    P.O. BOX 149347, MC1925
    Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: 512-776-7279
    Fax: 512-776-7555


    SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov

Texas School Health Advisory Committee (TSHAC)

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The Texas School Health Advisory Committee (TSHAC) provides active leadership in the identification and dissemination of school health best practices and resources for school policy makers. 


TSHAC Committee Membership  
• List of members  

TSHAC Meetings
• Upcoming meeting dates and agendas
• Past meeting minutes

Research and Recommendations to support development of local district health policy

Resources and links to school health information and technical support 

Sample documents and other helpful tools developed by school districts 

Vision 
We the TSHAC envision healthier Texans through coordinated school health.

Mission
To provide assistance in establishing a leadership role for DSHS in the support for and delivery of coordinated school health programs and school health services.

Goals

  • Active leadership
  • Best practices identification and dissemination
  • Coordinated School Health promotion 

Statute and Rules Regarding the Texas School Health Advisory Committee
Texas Health and Safety Code, Title 12, Chapter 1001, Subchapter D, Section 1001.0711: School Health Advisory Committee

Texas Administrative Code, Title 25, Part 1, Chapter 37, Subchapter R, Section 37.350:  School Health Advisory Committee 

Contact:  Email:   SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov
              Phone:  (512) 776-7279

Last updated October 18, 2017