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School nursing is a specialized practice of professional nursing that advances the health, safety and academic success of students.  The school nurse serves as a liaison between school personnel, family, community and healthcare providers to advocate for health care and a healthy school environment.  Parents are encouraged to contact the school nurse if their child has a health condition that requires services at school.

School Nurse Assignments

Helpful Information
Self-Administration Medication Authorization (English) (Spanish)

Medication Authorization Form
(English) (Spanish)

Parent Information Forms
Too Sick for School  (English)  (Spanish) (Arabic)

Medication Information for Parents
(English) (Spanish)

Head Lice Information

Communicable Disease Information
Immunization Information
Fact Sheets:
  • Chicken Pox                                                         (English)   (Spanish)

  • Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)                         (English)   (Spanish)

  • Enterovirus                                                       (English)   (Spanish)

  • Fifth Disease                                                      (English)   (Spanish)

  • Flu                                                                               (English)   (Spanish)

  • Impetigo                                                              (English)   (Spanish)

  • Measles                                                                (English)   (Spanish)

  • MRSA                                                                      (English)   (Spanish)

  • Norovirus                                                             (English)   (Spanish)

  • Pertussis                                                                   (English)   (Spanish)

  • Ringworm                                                              (English)   (Spanish)

  • Scabies                                                                    (English)   (Spanish)

Washington County Guidelines for Communicable Disease

Washington County September 2016 Letter on Influenza, Norovirus & Whooping Cough (English)  (Spanish)

Immunizations Requirements - HERE

Certificate of Immunization  HERE

Instructions for Completing Certificate of Immunization  HERE

Immunization Referral List

2017-2018 Immunization Requirements 

(English)  (Spanish)  (Russian)  (Vietnamese) 

2018-2019 Immunization Requirements

(English)  (Spanish)  (Russian)  (Vietnamese)

Immunizaton exclusion date is February 21, 2018