School Health Program

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 You cannot educate a child who is not healthy, and you cannot keep a child healthy who is not educated.

Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child – A Collaborative Approach to Learning

In recent years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention collaborated with the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) to develop a new framework that addresses the relationship between health and learning: The Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child.

Harris County School Districts Served by HCPH Programs

Alief*
Aldine
Channelview
Clear Creek
Crosby
Cypress Fairbanks
Deer Park
Galena Park
Goose Creek Consolidated
Houston*
Huffman
Humble
Katy
Klein
Pasadena
Sheldon
Spring
Spring Branch
Tomball
Waller

* These districts are within the City of Houston and may be served by Department of Health & Human Services.


HCPH Programs That Work With Schools:

  • Super Smile Savers Program
  • Mosquito Control Education Programs
  • Veterinary Public Health Community Outreach Programs
  • Mobile Health Program – Offering FREE immunizations & health screenings for students and staff. For more information, email or call (713) 274-8500.
  • Tobacco Cessation
  • Nutrition and Physical Activity
  • Woman, Infants and Children (WIC)