Va. Code §22.1-275.1—Each school board may establish a school health advisory board of no more than twenty members which shall consist of broad-based community representation including, but not limited to, parents, students, health professionals, educators, and others. The advisory board shall assist with the development of health policy in the school division and the evaluation of the status of school health, health education, the school environment, and health services.
Research the work of Partnership for a Healthier Fairfax (PFHF) and the Community Transformation Grant that was awarded to Fairfax County by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Explore linkages and opportunities to coordinate efforts between FCPS, Fairfax County government, and the Fairfax community to increase local participation in the national effort to improve the health of our students and increase the capacity of our community to develop a health workforce for the future.
June 16, 2013