Pupil Services

Health Services

The District's health services team actively collaborates with families, students, staff and community resources in order to promote the health and well being of every child.  We will intervene with actual and potential health problems through direct and indirect care, so that we may help reduce the spread of communicable disease, increase attendance and place the focus on life-long learning and health.

The role of the licensed school nurse includes numerous responsibilities. The District's nurses:

Maintain, evaluate, and interpret health information to accommodate the needs of the students

Participate as health specialists on the IEP team

Develop and implement Individual Health Plans

Formulate, recommend, implement, and supervise school health policy and protocols, including medications

Plan and provide for emergency intervention for illness and injury for students and staff

Participate in the control of communicable diseases by enforcing state  immunization laws and providing surveillance of contagious disease

Provide health education

Serve as the liaison between the home and school on student health-related issues.

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School Nurses

Boulevard
Janet Meinhard
295-4023

Fernway
Louise Haffke
295-4042

Lomond
Vanessa Exum
295-4060

Mercer
Karen Tritt
295-4073

Onaway
Paula Klausner
295-4083

Woodbury
Stephanie Smith
295-4155

Middle School
Iris Micochero
295-4112

High School
Paula Damm
295-4237
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