COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 14
April 14, 2000

ADMINISTRATIVE

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: JoLynne DeMary
Acting Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: School Health Advisory Board Annual Report


 Please find attached a copy of the 2000 School Health Advisory Board (SHAB) Annual 
Report Form.  The Code of Virginia (22.1-275.1) requires each school division to 
have a School Health Advisory Board comprised of no more than 20 community 
representatives.  Each School Health Advisory Board also 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 board, the Virginia Department of Health, and the 
Virginia Department of Education.

Please submit two copies of the completed Annual Report Form to the Department of 
Education by July 1, 2000, to:

               Fran Anthony Meyer, Specialist
               Office of Special Education
 	       and Student Services
 	       Department of Education 
 	       P. O. Box 2120
 	       Richmond, VA 23218-2120. 

The Department of Education will forward one of the copies to the Virginia 
Department of Health.  

Questions about the SHABs or the Annual Report Form may be directed to Dr. Meyer at 
(804) 225-4543, fmeyer@mail.vak12ed.edu, or to Mrs. Gwen P. Smith, R.N., M.S.N. at 
(804) 786-8671, gsmith@mail.vak12ed.edu.  

Included in this memorandum is a Point of Contact Form.  Information on this form 
is used to update the Department of Education's SHAB directory annually.  The person 
listed in the directory serves as the point of contact for mailing resources or 
other information to SHABs throughout the year.  

Copies of previous years' summary reports of local School Health Advisory Boards' 
Annual Reports are available upon request.  If you would like a copy, please contact 
Dr. Meyer or Mrs. Smith.

JLD/FAM/shs/cp

Attachments:	

c:	School Health Advisory Board Contact Persons