Healthy Students are Effective Learners!
Through the promotion of physical, mental, and social growth, the District School Nurse works to maximize the achievement and well-being of students. As the primary healthcare provider within the educational environment, the School Nurse is responsibe for directing growth towards the achievement of each student's maximum potential, both as a student and a member of the community.
The School Nurse oversees the operation of each school site(s) health office(s) including special education and 504 plan health assessments, staff development, required staff training to support Individualized Student Health Plans and Emergency Care Plans, immunization compliance, and state-mandated health screenings.
The School Nurse is available to consult with parents, students, and staff regarding other student health concerns.