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School Health Index
The School Health Index (SHI) is a research-based assessment tool that helps you understand which school health policies and best practices your school or district has/does not have in place that support healthy students and prepare them to learn.
A local school wellness policy is a written document that guides a local educational agency (LEA) or school district’s efforts to create supportive school nutrition and physical activity environments.
The State of Texas has several laws that pertain to School Health Advisory Councils and to Coordinated School Health.
School Health Data
The Texas Education Code requires school districts and open-enrollment charter schools to provide the agency information relating to school health and physical activity.
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