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SHAC Meeting Minutes #1 2019-2020

October 08, 2019

SHAC Meeting Minutes #1 2019-2020

September 23, 2019


                The first 2019-2020 SHAC meeting was held on Monday September 23, 2019 starting at 6:00pm in the high school teachers lounge. The Avery Vision/Mission Statement was read. Minutes from the last meeting and the school board update were read which included: The Health Fair on March 7th, CPR certification class for students, CATCH theme 5 and 6, and 2018-2019 School Board recommendations.

                Upcoming in health this semester included- Hearing, vision, and spinal screenings, the Flu shot clinic October 22nd, EKG’s for the students/athletes September 24th, hand washing teaching with elementary students in November, and SHAC student field trip to a local hospital (possibly Ponderosa in DeKalb and a Dallas hospital).

The State passed a bill requiring Traumatic Injury trainings and stations. The training will be approved in October and will have to be completed by January 2020. There will also have to be a Traumatic Injury Procedure developed.

The SHAC students along with the Theater Arts students will put on a Zombie Run at the Halloween Carnival on Saturday October 26th from 6-7pm on the cross country course.

CATCH- The CATCH program was discussed along with individual tasks. The CATCH Kickoff week was set for October 14-18th. Folders will be handed out to CATCH leaders.

Dana Jean and Amy Harris from the DSHS spoke about some of their programs including; Vaping Presentations, The Coat Drive, A healthy Kids fun run/walk in October, a new Pharmacy and Dentist office planning on moving into Clarksville and their Vaccination clinic at the Clarksville office.  They will be sending more information on their programs and plan on attending the Health Fair.

The floor was open for discussion.

  • We will be placing a Coat Drive Drop Box in the High School Building.

The meeting was adjourned and the next regular SHAC meeting will be held Monday November 18,  2019 6-7 pm in the high school teachers lounge.


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