Health Services

Quick Health information for Students and Staff

  • Stay home if you are not feeling well
  • Return to work/school when you are fever free for 24 hours and symptoms have improved
  • Follow up with your MD for consultation regarding treatment
  • If you test positive for COVID, follow up with your MD for guidance which may be to follow the CDC recommendations or not.



The nurses in Regional School District #17 are committed to helping the children in our schools stay healthy so they can be in class and learning.


  • Identify health concerns by observation and assessment and provide appropriate care for injuries and illnesses
  • Collaborate with health care providers to help students with health care needs adjust to and succeed in the school environment
  • Provide health care counseling and guidance to students and their families
  • Manage your child’s medication while at school
  • Verify immunizations according to state guideline requirements
  • Provide health screening for vision, hearing, and scoliosis
  • Facilitate health education classes and in-service workshops 
  • Actively promote healthy lifestyles
  • Nurture the physical, social and emotional health of the school community