Health and Nursing Department

Health, Wellness, and Nursing
 
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APS Screenings

APS Screenings

Screenings Arlington Public schools provides Massachusetts Department of Public Health mandated screenings for students to include vision, hearing, postural and SBIRT at various grade levels. If you do NOT want your child screened for any of the aforementioned...

Diabetes Awareness Month and Beyond

Diabetes Awareness Month and Beyond

November is Diabetes Awareness Month.  This articles offers many opportunities for families, friends and Type I diabetics to become involved in their diabetes community, all of which span beyond just the month of November....

Head Lice Protocol

1. If a student is identified as having a case of Pediculosis (nits and/or live lice), he or she will be assessed and returned to class and/or dismissed at the nurse’s discretion. 2. The nurse will assess siblings and close contacts who attend Arlington Public...