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Clinic/School Nurse

Mrs. Taylor in the clinic

Medication Policies:

Parents must bring clearly marked prescriptions to school where they will be administered as prescribed during the school day. Non-prescription medicine such as Tylenol, antacids and cough drops may also be brought to the clinic clearly marked with your child's name and permission to administer as needed.

Students are NOT allowed to transport medication to and from school.

The Public Health School Nurses are employed by Chesterfield County Health Department. We work cooperatively with Chesterfield County Public Schools to promote optimum health for the school community.
  • Review of health records to identify students with health needs
  • Health care plans when needed for students w/ health problems such as asthma, allergies, diabetes, and seizures
  • Identification and follow-up of health problems affecting children's learning
  • Individualized health education to students, parents, and school personnel
  • Review of student's immunization records
  • School-based immunization clinics 
  • Investigation and follow-up of communicable diseases 
  • Consultation and follow-up to special education departments 
  • Consultation and resources to the school clinic assistant 
  • Emergency First Aid 
  • Health Screenings ( hearing, vision, height, weight), health education classes 
  • Promotion of wellness activities for faculty and staff
  • Representation on committees within the school

Visit our District's Student Health and Safety page for more information on CCPS Health Services.

The Virginia Department of Health - Office of Family Health Services provides valuable information to Virginia Residents on both family and public health risks and avoidance tips.

The Chesterfield County Health Department provides public health nurses to all schools. These registered nurses serve as professional health consultants for students, parents and school staff members. Services include health education, health counseling, communicable disease investigation and control, case management, immunization assessment, education and administration, screening and prevention programs. Nurses are not available in schools on a daily basis.

Parents of students with health concerns such as asthma, diabetes, seizures, cardiac conditions or severe allergies should contact the public health nurse serving the child’s school. Working with the parent, student, health-care provider, appropriate school staff members and community resources, the public health nurse will address the health needs of the student. Parents may contact the public health nurse by calling Chesterfield County Health Department School Health Services at 748-1633.

Clinic Hours: 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM, Monday through Friday
Clinic Assistant: Betty Jo Taylor
Contact Information: 804-743-3640