School Health Services
Consultants and advisors are available for you.
The Missouri Healthy Schools team includes experienced professionals who are available to answer your questions, provide training, and support your decision-making. Your consultants for School Health Services are:
Contact Project Manager Anna Trainer, MPH with general inquiries.
Downloads, webinars and videos
BRAND NEW RESOURCE!
Federal Partners in School Health (FPSH)
>> Main topics: The FPSH launched the Student Health website that houses high quality federal and federally supporting info, resources, and research related to student health and intended to assist grantees, K-12 schools, education agencies, state agencies and other stakeholders that are promoting the health of all students
>> Student health website
BRAND NEW RESOURCE!
Supporting Students with Intensive Needs During COVID-19
>> Main topics: The National Center on Intensive Intervention (NCII) has developed a range of sample lessons and strategies for implementing intensive intervention during COVID-19 restrictions.
>> Resources to support students
Planning for the Next Normal at School Playbook (updated 10.5.20)
>> Main topics: The latest version of our Planning for the Next Normal at School playbook is out. It’s updated with new tools and guidance for supporting the health of students, teachers, and staff as we all settle into a new way of teaching and learning.
>> Updated School Playbook
>> Main topics: Interview between Guy Danhoff and Robin Wallin, DNP of Parkway School District as she leads the Missouri School Nurse Leader COVID-19 Collaborative. She shares the challenges, successes, and resources as her school District gets set for school re-entry.
>> Watch interview
Back to School Guides for Creating a Caring School Community
>> Main topics: When staff, students and their families feel connected to their school environment, they are more likely to find success. These back to school guides that any educator can use; they all work with each other, following a 5-week pathway.
>> Supporting Students
>> Supporting Staff
>> Supporting Families
School Nurses: They Key to Good Oral Health During COVID-19
Due to COVID-19, many children are not getting the dental care they need; by doing verbal assessments or dental screenings, school nurses play an important role of identifying the need of dental care.
>> Infographic for School Nurses
>> Considerations for School Nurses during Back to School
Sample Letters, Communications Templates and Other Files
A Google Drive folder with COVID-19 clinical management tools, guidelines, exercises, and editable sample letters from the School Health Services team to parents/guardians and physicians.
>> Access Google Drive Folder
Save the date. Upcoming events.
Other Webinars and Events
January 21 9AM-10:30AM WSCC - Building a School Improvement Plan to Strengthen Wellness
>> Register here
Read success stories and case studies.