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SHAC/CATCH Meeting Minutes #2 2018-2019

December 12, 2018

SHAC/CATCH #2 Meeting Minutes 12-10-18


                The Second School Health Advisory Council meeting of the 18-19 school year was held on Monday December 10, 2018 from 6-7pm in the High School Teachers Lounge. The Avery SHAC Vision/Mission statement was read. Minutes from the first meeting held on Monday October 15, 2018 included; upcoming in health- Hearing/Vision/Spinal screenings, EKG Clinic, Flu Shot Clinic, Hand washing teaching with the Elementary students, MenB video was shown, DSHS Spoke about their resources, CATCH Theme 1 was discussed, CATCH Kickoff week was set. The Floor was open for discussion.

                We discussed the EKG clinic that was held in September. 60 students participated in the EKG Clinic this year. We had approx. 70 students participate in the Flu shot clinic this year. Aurora Concepts put on the shot clinic and will be doing a spring clinic for our students going into Kinder and 7th grade next school year. On December 14 we had a GO BLUE day to support Diabetes Awareness and the students participated in a poster contest. Several of our SHAC students helped with hand washing teaching with our elementary students. The SHAC students will be going on a hospital Tour the spring to a UT health facility. Diabetes Presentation and handouts were given.

                Avery ISD SHAC will be hosting a Spring Health Fair Thursday March 7, 2019 from 5-7pm in the cafeteria on the same night as the Spring Open House. We will ask vendors to provide a door prize and will be working on getting someone to donate either a vendor meal or healthy snacks for the health fair. We will have a sign-up sheet for SHAC members at the next SHAC meeting.

                CATCH- We did CATCH kickoff week in November. We will start Theme 2 of the CATCH program this week. Individual tasks and checklist were discussed. We will start Theme 3 when we get back from Christmas Break.

                The Floor was open for discussion. No new business.

Meeting was adjourned and the next meeting was set for Monday February 11, 2019 6-7pm in the High School Teachers Lounge.

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