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Clinic/School Nurse

Phone:  (804) 590-3102


Reporting Absences:

Please call the clinic to report a child's tardiness or absence from school.  There is an answering machine to receive your message at any time.

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. Here is just some of what we do:

  • 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.




Bloodborne Pathogens

Due to the new regulation from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1910.1030 (dealing with bloodborne pathogens), if a child has gotten sick or bled on his clothing, a parent must either pick up the child or provide a fresh set of clothing for him/her.