Ms. Zundel - School Nurse
The primary role of the School Nurse is to support student learning. The nurse accomplishes this by implementing strategies that promote student and staff health and safety. A School Nurse, with appropriate preparation, takes a leadership role in serving as the coordinator of all school health programs in the following manner:
Health Services - serves as the coordinator of the health services program and provides nursing care.
Health Education - provides health education to students, staff, and parents.
Healthy Environment - identifies health and safety concerns and the school environment and promotes a nurturing school environment.
Nutritional Services - supports health food services program.
Physical Education/Activity - promotes healthy physical education, sports policies and practices.
Counseling/Mental Health - provides health counseling, assesses mental health needs, provides interventions and refers students to appropriate school staff or community agencies.
Parent/Community Involvement - promotes community involvement in assuring a healthy school, serves as a school liaison to health advisory committee.
Staff Wellness - provides health education and counseling, promotes healthy activities and environment for school staff.