The mission of School Nurse Practice is:

  • Reduce students’ health-related absenteeism.
  • Eliminate or minimize health problems that impair learning.
  • Reduce or prevent health problems through education.
  • Educate the community as to the health concerns of school-aged children.
  • Help students to achieve the highest degree of independent functioning.
  • Assist with referrals to community providers.
  • Screening for hearing or vision difficulties that may impair student learning.