Optimal learning requires good emotional and physical health. The School Nurse works with the school administrator to provide an environment that promotes optimal wellness and safety for all students. The school nurse provides individualized quality health care for students, emphasizes health education at all levels and utilizes available community and school resources to promote an overall healthy lifestyle for students, staff and families.
Some of the core services the school nurse provides are:conducting health screenings
providing specialized health care and services
assessing and evaluating individual growth and development
monitoring of students immunizations
Contact the DHS School NurseDSN: 764-4664