Welcome to Sunnyvale School District Health Services

  •                                                                   Healthy Children Learn Better - School Nurses Make it Happen

     

    We have a dedicated team taking care of the medical needs of all of our students to help them stay healthy and ready to learn. 

     

    Our District Nurses

    • collaborate with parents and doctors to implement individual health care plans and emergency plans for our students with chronic illnesses and severe allergies
    • train and supervise school staff to make sure the individual health care need of each student is met
    • perform health and developmental assessments including vision and hearing screening
    • supervise and coordinate medication administration and first aid
    • are experts on school health issues and provide health education and consultation to staff members and students
    • provide crisis intervention
    • provide access to resources for families in need, such as the VSP sight for students program for free eye exam and glasses
    • help uninsured students and families get connected with insurance and a medical home

    Our Health Assistants

    • run the school health office
    • provide first aid to injured students and TLC to sick students
    • assist students with their medications 
    • collect and screen health and immunization records to ensure our students are up to date with the required vaccines 
    • coordinate the vision, hearing and dental screening programs

    If you have any questions about our services, please go to the Health Services Contacts page to speak with anyone on our team.