School Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) (2019-20)

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School Board Liaison

Sandy Evans, Mason District Representative

Staff Liaison

Lea M. Skurpski, Director, Office of Operations and Strategic Planning, Department of Special Services

Committee Purpose

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.

Participation, Implementation, and Support of the FCPS Wellness Policy

The Fairfax County School Board will engage members of the school community and the general public to develop, assess, review and/or revise the FCPS Wellness Policy and Regulations. The School Health Advisory Committee will assess and review the Wellness Policy and Regulations to make recommendations to the School Board and serve as a vehicle for engaging the public.

View information on FCPS Wellness Leadership

Wellness News

FCPS Wins Award for Wellness Program from VSBA

2019-20 Committee Charge

The FCPS School Board hereby charges the School Health Advisory Committee with reviewing factors impacting overall student health and social-emotional wellness, inclding student safety/school climate, nutrition, physical activity, sleep, school-day screen-time, and middle school start times.

FCPS Student and Staff Health and Wellness Policy and Regulation

View the Student and Staff Health and Wellness Policy 2100
View the Student and Staff Health and Wellness Regulation 2100

School Health Advisory Committee Reports

View Staff Response to Recommendations 2017-2018
View 2017-2018 Annual Report
View 2017-2018 Attendance Report

Wellness Reporting

View 2017-2018 School Wellness Survey Responses and Summary Report

2019-20 Meeting Schedule 


Meeting Agendas