• First Aid/Nursing Care

    Nursing care is available for emergency first aid, illness, managing chronic health conditions and medical situations.  The school nurse follows up health issues with parents, health care providers, and staff as needed.
    Parents/guardians, as well as students are free to call upon the school nurse with any health care questions or concerns.

    Screenings

    • Vision & Hearing Screenings -  Vision & Hearing screenings are performed yearly on all students, per state regulations.  Also, a student may be tested at any time during the year if the nurse, parent/guardian or a teacher has concerns.
    • Growth & Development - Heights and Weights are completed yearly on every student.  Body mass index is also completed yearly.

    ***Parents/guardians will be notified if any health problems are found;  physician follow-up documentation about any referral should be sent to the nurse's office ASAP.

    Examinations

    • Physical Examinations - Comprehensive Physical exams are required for every student in grades K, 6, and 11.  See Form Below
    • Dental Examinations - Dental examinations are required for grades K, 3, and 7.  See Form Below