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    Texas School Health Program
    P.O. Box 149347, MC 1945
    Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756

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


    Email comments or questions to SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov

Friday Beat

The Friday Beat is a weekly e-newsletter that aligns with the 10 components of the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) model. It connects people interested in school health to training, funding sources and resources.

Subscribe to the Friday Beat by adding your email address to the mailing list. 

2020 Editions

(Click on the edition date below to download. All are Word documents.) 

May

May 1     |     May 8     |     May 15     |     May 22     |     May 29    

March and April 

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January and February 

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2019 Editions 

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The Friday Beat is for: 

  • School nurses and health services administrators, 
  • Health and physical educators,
  • School administrators and school board members,
  • School counselors and psychologists,
  • School nutrition professionals,
  • School health-related organizations,
  • Teachers, and 
  • Parents of school-aged children.

Contact Friday Beat at SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov for questions.

Last updated May 28, 2020