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What we do

  • Administers care for all ill or injured students and staff that occur during the school day.
  • Identifies children who may need to be excluded from school for health reasons.
  • Screens all students for hearing and vision according to district guidelines.
  • Maintains health records on all students. Validates the immunization and physical examination records as being complete.
  • Formulates and implements individualized health careplans for students with special needs.
  • Communicates special health needs of the students to appropriate staff with parental permission.
  • Administers prescription and over the counter medications to students with written authorization from physician and parent.
  • Provides health teaching and counseling for students, families and staff.
  • Implements the district's Health Education curriculum through formal classroom instruction
  • Coordinates Emergency Management Plan.