Health Services

Health Services Overview

To strengthen and facilitate the educational process by providing services that contribute to a student's achievement and/or maintenance of optimal health.

The School Nurse:

  • Serves as the child's advocate.
  • Provides specialized health care.
  • Assesses and evaluates individual growth and development.
  • Services as a liaison between parents, physicians, and community agencies.
  • Monitors student immunizations.
  • Evaluates and monitors communicable diseases and implements strategies to prevent the spread of disease.
  • Conducts health screenings.
  • Conducts health related classroom instruction.
  • Member of special education teams, working with children with special needs.
  • Acts as a resource for faculty, parents and students.


Kelly Poole, RN

421 North Fredonia St.
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Fax: 936-569-3162

Quick Links
Centers for Disease Control
Got Lice? Come On In
Texas Health Services 
TexCare Family



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