Health Materials Advisory Committee

The purpose of the committee to support the school district in the materials adoption process for updated Comprehensive Sexual Health Education Materials. Per the Monroe School District policies, this committee serves to provide community norms for Sexual Health materials. Within this process, the committee serves in an advisory role, ensuring that materials adopted by the Monroe School District are reflective of community norms and values, while also following state and local legislation. 

Committee Goals

  1. To identify overarching community goals and norms that our staff will use in identifying comprehensive sexual health materials to be used in the Monroe School District. 

  2. To serve as a communication link between the committee and the larger community, ensuring that any proposed Sexual Health Materials have input and feedback reflective of the Monroe School District community. 

  3. To recommend materials to the Instructional Materials Committee for review and recommendation to the School Board

Scope of Work

The committee met as a whole group three (3) times throughout October and November 2021 to achieve Goal 1. During the early winter, certificated staff identified and proposed materials for adoption. In the late winter, the whole group met (4) times to review the lessons within the proposed curriculum and seek community input on the proposed curriculum.