A student shall show acceptable evidence of vaccination prior to entry, attendance, or transfer to a
child-care facility or public or private elementary or secondary school in Texas.

The mission of the CHISD Wellness Policy is to provide opportunities for students to become lifelong benefactors of good habits in personal health and wellness by creating an awareness of healthy eating behaviors, providing appropriate physical activities and nutritious school meals and creating a school community which delivers a consistent message in support of healthy lifestyles. 

Healthy School Environment Webpage

The School Health Programs Office of the Texas Department of State Health Services has created a new webpage series focusing on physical activity and nutrition. The Healthy School Environment webpage provides many resources to promote, educate, advocate, and write grants for physical activity and nutrition to benefit all those that learn, teach, provide services, and administrate in and with Texas schools. To access the resources please visit  http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/schoolhealth/healthyschoolenvironment/Healthy-School-Environment.aspx

Zika Information
DSHS’ website dedicated to Zika (www.TexasZika.org) has a variety of other free information
and materials —in English and Spanish – available for download and order.