Student Health Awareness Center2019-03-15T13:23:12-04:00

Play. Discover. Learn.

Imagine a place that makes learning fun and discovery exciting. That’s exactly what you’ll find at the award-winning Student Health Awareness Center (SHAC) at CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Health Awareness Center, SHAC offers age-appropriate programs covering a range of topics, including:

  • Substance awareness prevention
  • Family life
  • Self-esteem
  • Growth and development
  • General health
  • Character education

Student Programs

Our classes are designed to supplement and enhance the school curriculum, helping schools meet New Jersey state mandates and Core Curriculum Content Standards for health, physical education, and science. Groups of up to 55 children can be accommodated in each of our two classrooms.

High-Tech Interaction

The center houses 3-D and electronic teaching displays. TAM (Transparent Anatomical Mannequin) is one of our key teaching tools for general health and human anatomy. This clear plastic, life-sized model of a human female illuminates the various organs and systems of the body while providing verbal descriptions of each.