School Health Advisory Council

Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC)
  • Health Education. Catch Program
  • Nutrition Services
  • Employee Wellness.
  • Social and Emotional School Climate 
  • Physical Environment. ( School and Environmental safety)
  • Health Services
  • Counseling, Psychological, and Social Services.
  • Community Involvement.
The SHAC Council welcomes members to join, parents, community members, churches, businesses, media, and government help ensure a diverse representation to help the council meet its goals and help us focus on areas of importance for our youth to have better outcomes as they become the community members and leaders for the next generations to come.
Senate Bill 19 has mandated that all school districts in the state of Texas have a School Health Advisory Council. The council is to be made up of a majority of parents of children of the district. The rest of the committee may include staff members and members of the community. Visit the following link to learn more.

FAQ on School Health Advisory Council  SHAC

Public posting of meeting agenda are located online and at the main  entrance of Edinburg Administration building bulletin board 411 N. 8th St Edinburg TX (72 hours prior to the meeting date).

Dates are subject to change.

Meeting:  August 30, 2023      Time:  4:45-6:00                 

Meeting:  October 25, 2023     Time:  4:45-6:00

Meeting:  January 24, 2023     Time:  4:45-6:00

Meeting:  April 24, 2023          Time:  4:45-6:00


Location:  ECISD Administration Building

Address:  411 N 8th Street

Edinburg, Texas 78539


What is the process for adopting curriculum and instructional materials regarding the SHAC and human sexuality, dating violence, child abuse, sex trafficking, and family violence instruction?
School boards must adopt a policy on the process for adoption of materials for human sexuality instruction. The policy must require at least two public meetings of the SHAC.  The policy must also require the board to adopt a resolution convening the SHAC to determine curriculum for human sexuality instruction, curriculum and instruction materials for child abuse, family violence, dating violence, and sex trafficking, as described above, and the process
for parent notification and consent beginning with the 2022-2023 school year. Tex. Educ. Code § 28.004
TASB requirements for curriculum approval