1500 Lizzie Street | San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

805-549-1200 | district@slcusd.org


Student Health Services

"School Nurses optimize student health and enhance learning." 

(California School Nurses Organization)


Credentialed School Nurses from left to right: 

Judith Gier, Grace Van Doren, Margaret Kerro, and Kristy Lazanoff

Credentialed School Nurse Contact Information

Licensed Vocational Nurses from left to right:

April Reiswig, Kamylah Jackson, and Lisa Valencia

Credentialed School Nurses provide district-wide health services. The major focus of school nursing services is the prevention and detection of illness and disabiltiy:

  • Create school health care plans to support students with health conditions
  • Conduct state-mandated screenings: hearing, vision, and color deficiency
  • Provide first aid, and communicable disease control
  • Provide health counseling to pupils, parents, and school staff
  • Refer pupils and parents to appropriate community resources for suspected medical diagnosis and treatment 
  • Collaborate with community programs to screen and link students and families to health resources (Lion's Club, Central Coast Dental Society, County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Department)


Staff in the County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Immunization Department prepare to give flu shots to students, families, and staff at Pacific Beach High School (October 2017).

Dr. Brad Milde volunteers his time to provide dental screenings at Monarch Grove Elementary School with April Reiswig, LVN, scribing the results (February 2018).

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