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Columbus ISD Health Education Advisory Committee

School Health Advisory Council

Statement for Public Inspection

2017-2018 School Year

 

As mandated in Policy BDF (Legal) CISD publishes in the student handbook and on the district web page the following statements of compliance:

 

  1. Columbus ISD offers PE to students in Kindergarten through 2nd grade for an average of 250 minutes per week, which exceeds the state requirement of 135 minutes per week at Columbus Elementary. Students in 3rd, 4th and 5th grade at Columbus Elementary receive 150 minutes per week, which also exceeds the requirement of 135 minutes a week. Columbus ISD Physical Education students at Columbus Junior High average of 250 minutes a week in their physical education class. Columbus High School students average 250 minutes a week in physical education class.
  2. The Health Education Advisory Committee (HEAC) scheduled four meetings during the 2016-2017 school year on 10-25-16, 12-13-16, 2-14-17 and 5-23-17. The HEAC has scheduled four meetings for the 2017-2018 school year to be held on 11-7-17, 12-12-17, 2-13-18 and 5-22-18. Meetings are held in the CISD Board Room (on the CHS campus) starting at 5:00 p.m.
  3. You can request a copy of the meeting agendas and minutes by contacting Amber Berger, Director of Federal Programs, at 979-732-5704 or through email using bergera@columbusisd.org .
  4. Columbus ISD is in compliance with the Texas Department of Agriculture Nutritional Guidelines.
  5. District policies FNCD (Legal), DH (Legal) and EHAB (Legal) address the prohibition of tobacco, electronic cigarettes, or any other electronic vaporizing device use or possession while on school property or at school related or school sanctioned events which are held on or off of school property. The Columbus ISD Student Code of Conduct outlines the consequences of failing to comply.
  6. Parents can request in writing their child’s physical fitness assessment results at the end of the school year.

 

 

Next HEAC Meeting will be in October, 2018.  If you are interested in being a parent representative for the 2018-2019 school year, please contact Amber Berger at bergera@columbusisd.org.