School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) 

The Mission of the GCISD SHAC is to serve as a liaison between the community and school district in ensuring that local community values are reflected in GCISD's health education programs.

General Information About the GCISD SHAC:

SHAC Executive Board:

Chair: Joe Sanchez
Vice Chair: JoAnna Avakian
Secretary: Kathy Galloway
Membership:  Stephanie Pulley
Education/Communications:  Jennifer Bargy
Parliamentarian:  Tisha Ghormley
District Representative: Amy Taldo (Contact:
Contact the SHAC Board at


Meetings will be held by WebEx until further notice.  Please make a note or morning times and evening times. 

Meetings for the 2020 - 2021 school year are:

September 16, 2020  8:30-10:30 a.m.
October 21, 2020       6:30-8:30 p.m.
November 18, 2020   8:30-10:30 a.m.
February 17, 2021     6:30-8:30 p.m.
March 24, 2021          8:30-10:30 a.m.
April 28, 2021            6:30-8:30 p.m.

SHAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes for 2020 - 2021 School Year:
September 2020 SHAC Meeting Minutes
October 2020 SHAC Meeting Minutes
November 2020 SHAC Meeting Minutes
March 2021 SHAC Meeting Minutes (Draft Copy)

SHAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes for 2019 - 2020 School Year:
September 2019 SHAC Meeting Minutes
October Meeting was cancelled
November 2019 SHAC Meeting Minutes
February 2020 SHAC Meeting Minutes
March Meeting was cancelled
April 2020 SHAC Meeting Minutes

SHAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes for 2018 - 2019 School Year:
September SHAC Meeting Minutes                        Health TEKS Crosswalk - Updated 8/19
November SHAC Meeting Minutes
February SHAC Meeting Minutes
April SHAC Meeting Minutes
Annual Report to the Board

SHAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes for 2017 - 2018 School Year:

SHAC Meeting Minutes  for 9.11.17

Texas School Survey of Drug and Alcohol Use Spring 2016

September Special Meeting Minutes

SHAC Meeting Minutes for 11.13.17
SHAC Meeting Minutes for 2.12.18
SHAC Meeting Minutes for 4.9.18
SHAC Meeting Minutes for 5.9.18

SHAC Meet and Greet Event pic 

SHAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes for 2016 - 2017 School Year:

SHAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes for 2015 - 2016 School Year:

SHAC Resources

Wellness Policy:



The Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child Model