COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 71

April 2, 2004

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

School Health Advisory Board Annual Report

 

As required by the Code of Virginia 22.1-275.1, each school division must have a School Health Advisory Board

(SHAB). Each School Health Advisory Board is required to submit an annual report on the status and needs of students health in the school division to any relevant school, the school board, the Virginia Department of Health, and the Virginia Department of Education.

  

The 2003-2004 School Health Advisory Board Annual Report Form may be downloaded as a Word document or as a PDF file from the following website:

 

www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/studentsrvcs/shab.shtml

 

Please return this Report form by July 1, 2004 (via fax, email or regular mail) to:

 

Muriel Azria-Evans, PhD, CFLE

Comprehensive School Health Specialist

Virginia Department of Education

P.O. Box 2120

Richmond, VA 23218

Phone: 804-225-4543

Fax: 804-371-8796

Email: mazria-e@mail.vak12ed.edu

 

The Department of Education will forward a copy of the reports to the Virginia Department of Health. Questions about SHABs or the Annual Report Form may be directed to Muriel Azria-Evans at the above phone number or email address.

 

Included with the SHAB Report Form is a Point of Contact section. Information on this section is used to update the Department of Educations SHAB directory. 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 also available online at the website provided above.

 

 

JLD/MAE/mae

 

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