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Nursing Services Department

School Nurses recognize the connection between health and learning and are committed to improving student health throughout the district.

Contact Information

Physical Address:
6400 Uptown Blvd. NE
Suite 385 West
Albuquerque 87110 Map

Phone: (505) 855-9842
Fax: (505) 848-9461

Full staff listing

Keeping Students Healthy

Committed to School Improvement

Nurses are committed to providing important services
and information to students, staff,
and families within schools. All nurses:

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  • Provide district and community resources for parents and students.
  • Assist staff to make health-related adaptations to school programs.
  • Provide health services to all students:
    • Conduct grade level health screenings.
    • Administer and monitor medication.
    • Identify and prevent the spread of disease.
    • Help students manage chronic health conditions.
    • Promote healthful lifestyle choices.

 

Nursing Mission

APS school nurses uniquely enhance the educational process for APS students  by using standards/evidence-based practice to help students achieve academic excellence and promote a quality, safe learning and working environment.

Nursing News

Remember to Thank a Nurse

National School Nurse Day is Wednesday, May 8.

May 7, 2013

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APS Nurses Band Together to Collect Coats for Students

First-time effort yields 84 coats for needy kids.

December 13, 2012

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Free Medicaid Enrollment Services Available for APS Families

Register through APS Student, Family and Community Supports Department.

September 11, 2012

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Stay Safe This Summer

Remember a few basics for the kids as they head outside to play.

May 22, 2012

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APS Nurses Hold Food Drive for Title I Homeless Project

Bring donations to school health offices during April to help out

April 17, 2012

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