SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 27
May 10, 1996
|FROM:||William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
|SUBJECT:||School Health Advisory Board Annual Report|
Please find attached a copy of the 1996 School Health Advisory Board Annual Report Form. According to the Code of Virginia (22.1-275.1) each school division is required to have a School Health Advisory Board (SHAB) comprised of no more than twenty (20) community representatives. In addition, each School Health Advisory Board is required to submit an annual report on the status and needs of student health in the school division to any relevant school, the school boards, the Virginia Department of Health, and the Virginia Department of Education. In reporting to the state agencies, the School Health Advisory Board Chairperson should submit two (2) copies of the Annual Report Form to the Department of Education by July 1, 1996. The Department of Education will forward one of the copies to the Virginia Department of Health. Questions about the School Health Advisory Boards or the Annual Report Form may be directed to Fran Anthony Meyer at (804) 225-4543 or, H. Douglas Cox, Director, Office of Special Education and Student Services at (804) 225-2402. Please send two (2) copies of the Annual Report Form to: Fran Anthony Meyer, Ed.D. Specialist Comprehensive School Health Department of Education P. O. Box 2120 Richmond, VA 23218-2120 An analysis of the 1995 and 1996 SHAB Reports is near completion. Copies of the analysis of the 1994 School Health Advisory Boards' Annual Reports will be available upon request. If you would like a copy, please contact Fran Meyer at the Department of Education. WCBjr/sbh Attachments: This memo and its attachment will be sent to the superintendent's office. c: School Health Advisory Board Chairpersons