Mesa Academy health office has a full time Health Assistant, Tessina Garcia  M-F. Mrs. Garcia  works with School Nurse Susan Barnes RN  who is a full time school nurse for the district. Mrs. Barnes is at the Academy 1 day per week as needed. You have any questions you can reach the health office at 480-308-7436.

We are happy to help with medical needs for your child and to promote a healthy lifestyle for students!

The nurse will be involved in health screenings, health education and providing care plans for special medical needs.

 

Notes form the nurse- -school nurse

Reminder- if your child has a fever and symptoms of illness please keep them home until they are fever free for at least 24 hours without the need for medication. Is my child well enough to be at school today?

 

Free dental clinic in February 2020- Friday Feb. 28th 2020.

Dangers of e- cigarettes and vape pen use.

Backpack Basics for healthier kids.

 

 "Medication Consent Form". It requires the physician to complete the bottom portion if your child will be taking the medication 5 or more days in a row at school.

Medications are required to be dropped of at school by a parent or responsible adult.

 

Please remember to review your child's immunizations before the next school year. Student's age 11 years are required to have a TDAP (tetanus, diptheria and pertussis) and MCV(meningitis) vaccination.

 

If your child has a medical condition that requires an emergency plan such as a severe allergy or seizure history we will need a new plan completed at the beginning of the school year. We can set up meetings with teachers as needed. Feel free to call the nurse with questions.  480-472-8334.