Health Services



State Requirements


Medication Administration Policy





The mission of the Red Lion Area School District health services is to nurture all students to achieve academic success while also developing physically, socially, and emotionally.  The school nurses promote the overall health and well-being of the student body, through the care of those who become ill or injured while in school, performing annual health screenings, and educating students and their families on issues pertaining to their health and wellness. 





The goal of the Red Lion Area School District Health services is to minimize the amount of time students are absent from school and class by implementing prompt and appropriate nursing interventions.

Welcome to Red Lion Area Health Services

A Certified School Nurse and/or a Licensed Health Room Nurse (RN/LPN) staff the RLASD health rooms on all student days.  The Health Room Nurse and Certified School Nurse work together to contact parents of sick or injured children, administer prescribed medications, provide first aid in emergencies, complete health screenings, and keep school health records.  In addition, the Certified School Nurse (CSN): provides health assessments, consultations, referrals, health counseling, health education,  and writes individualized health plans.  The CSN delegates and supervises medications, monitors student health status, and assists with health prevention and health promotion activities.   According to the Centers for Disease Control, healthy students are better learner. 

Kindergarten Prepared

Toilet Training: Guidance and Resources

Is your child struggling with toilet training?  

Here are general toilet training tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics to help parents and children better understand and begin the process. If your child has special health care needs, some tips may need to be modified. Contact your child’s] doctor if you need specific guidance. 

Toilet Training Tips:

Parents can help empower their children to be in control of their own toilet training.

Community Resources

Community Progress Council Red Lion Hub

Windsor Manor Elementary School

2110 Windsor Road, Windsor, PA 17366      

Women, Infants & Children (WIC) program 

From 8:30-5p.m. Mondays through Fridays and offer appointments until 6:30pm. On second Wednesday  of each month and fourth Thursday of each month.

Early Childhood Education-Head Start classrooms

Community REACH, INC

15 1st Avenue

Red lion, PA 17356

Phone: 717-244-6934

York County Assistance Office

130 N. Duke Street

PO Box 15041

York, PA 17401

Phone: 717-771-1100



Program to support and provide services to cancer patients and their families



National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 or text 988

Wellspan Crisis Intervention- (York Hospital & Edgar Square) 717-851-5320 or


TrueNorth Wellness Crisis Intervention (UPMC Memorial Hospital) 717-632-4900

Childline- Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-932-0313

Crisis Text Line Text “PA” to 741-741

Veteran Crisis Line 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990

Get Help Now Hotline (for substance use disorders) 1-800-662-4357

Pennsylvania Sexual Assault Helpline 1-800-772-7227 or

National Domestic Violence Helpline 1-800-799-7233 or


Food Stamps, Cash Assistance, medical Assistance-Department of Public Welfare

Phone: 800-692-7462


For Sight:  Vision will provide FREE eye exams and glasses. Local optometrists have volunteered their time to provide examinations and prescriptions.

     Eligibility: Family income at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines

                     No insurance

                     Valid Social Security

     Phone: 717-848-1690 ext 108


Information and Resources for Parents

Most e-cigarettes, also known as e-cigs, e-hookahs, mods, vape pens, vapes or electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) contain nicotine. Nicotine is highly addictive. Recently, e-cigarette use among youth was declared an epidemic by the U.S. Surgeon General.

Some e-cigarettes look like regular cigarettes, cigars or pipes. Some e-cigarettes look like pens, USB sticks and other everyday items.