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- -
Camp Not A Wheeze- provide asthmatic children (ages 7-14) the opportunity to attend a traditional summer camp, while engaging in education on asthma management. CNAW has become a refuge for asthmatic children who suffer from chronic lung disease.
Backpack Basics for healthier kids.
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.