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    Texas School Health Program
    PO Box 149347, MC 1945
    Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: 512-776-7279
    Fax: 512-776-7555

    Email comments or questions to SchoolHealth@dshs.texas.gov

Texas School Health Program

The Texas School Health Program envisions a Texas where all children are healthy, ready to learn and prepared to make healthy lifelong choices. Our mission is to support education and public health partners with impacting school health issues using the "Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child" approach. Evidence show that when schools address students' health needs, they can improve student performance and alleviate financial constraints. 


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Last updated March 1, 2021