The School Health Program, in providing health services, is responsible for all aspects of school health, including mental, dental and environmental health.

The goals of the Program are as follows:

  • Facilitate access to primary health care
  • Provide a system for handling crisis medical situations
  • Provide systems for identification and follow through of students’ health and educational needs
  • Provide comprehensive and appropriate health education
  • Provide a healthful and safe school environment that facilitates learning
  • Provide a system of evaluation of the effectiveness of the school health program
Approved 4/28/1981
Amended 3/19/2002 
Approved 3/19/2002
Previous Policy Number: ID2