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SHAC Meeting Minutes #1 2020-2021


SHAC Meeting Minutes #1 2020-2021

November 2, 2020


            The first 2020-2021 SHAC meeting was held on Monday November 2, 2020 starting at 6:00pm in the hAvery ISD Cafeteria. The Avery Vision/Mission Statement was read. Minutes from the last meeting and the school board update were read which included: Traumatic injury protocol and the purchase of 4 additional bleeding control kits and training supplies, CPR waiver for Seniors due to COVID, CATCH theme 4-6, and 2019-21 School Board recommendations.

 Upcoming in health this semester included- Hearing, vision, and spinal screenings, the Flu Shot Clinic was held October 14th and over 70 flu shots were given, the EKG clinic was held October 28th and 40 students participated (EKG’s were funded again using Asthma Clinic Grant money), The SHAC students will help with Elementary Handwashing teaching

The Avery ISD COVID Health office protocol was discussed. Handouts were given. 

The SHAC students met to discuss their future interests in careers in the medical field. Due to COVID regulations we may not be able to do a tour or shadowing this year, but we will look into these possibilities. 

Due to COVID regulations there will be no Health Fair or Open House this year as of now. We will plan on putting on the Health Fair again next school year. 

DSHS was unable to attend the meeting, but provided a couple handouts relating to COVID numbers in schools, and information for COVID related mental health needs.

World Diabetes day is Saturday November 14th. We will have a GO BLUE day on Friday November 13th. Our SHAC student will help make signs. 

CATCH- The CATCH program was discussed along with individual tasks. The CATCH Kickoff week was set for November 9-13th. CATCH Leaders have their folders.

The floor was open for discussion.

The meeting was adjourned and the next regular SHAC meeting will be held Thursday December 3,  2020 6-7 pm in theAvery ISD Cafeteria.

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