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Student Health Advisory Council (SHAC)

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Student Health Advisory Council(SHAC)

Every independent school district is required by law to have a school health advisory council (SHAC) of which the majority of members must be parents who are not employed by the school district. The SHAC is annually appointed by the local education agency Board of Trustees.

Texas Education Code
Title 2, Chapter 28, Section 28.004 

What is a SHAC?

A SHAC is a group of individuals representing segments of the community and school district which provides advice to the district on coordinated school health (CSH) programming and its impact on student health and Learning.

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  • Lisa Edgar – Coordinator of Student Services
  • Thomasena Thomas-Parent
  • Amanda Edwards-Parent
  • Hilda Medina-Parent
  • Krystal Cook-Parent
  • Valeris Choron-Parent
  • Aubreyanna Hunter-Parent
  • Haley Phillips-Parent
  • Jennifer Wilson-PE Teacher
  • Shannon Horn/Marion Cook - Coryell County Health Dept. Rep..
  • John Gallen - Community Rep.
  • Melissa Bryan - CCISD Director of Child Nutrition 
  • Lisa Edgar - Chair
  • Ruta Timarky-CCISD School Health Coordinator
  • Sandra Perry-CCHS Health Science Educator

Meeting dates

Meeting #1- November 19, 2019  

Meeting #2- January 28, 2020

Meeting #3- February 19, 2020

Meeting #4- March 24, 2020




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Contact Information

Copperas Cove Independent School District
408 S. Main Street
COPPERAS COVE, Texas 76522
Phone: 254-547-1227