Asbestos Hazardous Emergency Response Act (AHERA) Compliance
The Navarro ISD maintains compliance with the federal AHERA regulations. Required inspections and Management Plan updates are completed for each school building on a three year cycle.
You may review a copy of the plan at the Principal’s Office at each campus or at the Central Office.If you have any questions about the plan or this federally mandated program, please feel free to contact Robby Castillo, who is certified to coordinate the district’s compliance. You may reach him at at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nutrition and Health Policies
SB 42 79th Legislature
The legislation adds an emphasis on proper nutrition and exercise to the health curriculum required for kindergarten through grade 12 in Education Code Sec. 28.004. A school district shall publish in the student handbook and post on the district's Internet website, a statement of the policies adopted to ensure that elementary school, middle school, and junior high school students engage in at least 30 minutes per school day or 135 minutes per school week of physical activity; and a statement of: the number of times during the preceding year the district's school health advisory council has met; whether the district has adopted and enforces policies to ensure that district campuses comply with agency vending machine and food service guidelines for restricting student access to vending machines; and whether the district has adopted and enforces policies and procedures that prescribe penalties for the use of tobacco products by students and others on school campuses or at school-sponsored or school-related activities.
Physical Activity Requirements
Kindergarten - 5th Grade - EHAB (Legal)
Grades 6th – 8th - EHAC (Legal)
Student Health Advisory Committee (Education Code §28.004(k))
Texas Department of Agriculture Letter of Review attached below
Immunization Exceptions, Requirements and Suggestions (TX DoHS)
HB 1059 80th Legislature
This bill requires school districts with website capabilities to post information relating to immunizations exceptions, required and suggested immunizations for school age children, information on health clinics offering vaccines and links to the DSHS website. Information should be available in English and Spanish.
Immunization Awareness (Education Code, §38.019, as amended by HB 1059 (80th Legislature))
Employee Standards of Conduct - Tobacco Use - DH (Legal)
Student Conduct - Tobacco - FNCD (Legal)
Community Relations - Conduct on School Premises - GKA (Legal)