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2022 - 2023 Student Health Forms

Collierville Schools Health Services

Collierville Schools Health Services works hard to help parents and teachers remove barriers to student learning. Full-time nurses are staffed in each of our schools to provide assessment whenever a student arrives in the clinic. Our goal is to keep students healthy so that they can be in school. 

Health Services are provided to all students so that they may be able to fully participate in their own education, regardless of medical conditions or physical limitations. 

The Role of the School Nurse
 
1. Work with parents/guardians and healthcare providers to obtain necessary health information
2.  Assist with state mandated school health screenings
3.  Participate in providing first aid to students and staff
4.  Participate in IEP/504 meetings, as needed
5.  Manage communicable diseases
6.  Review Confidential Health Forms and develop the medical needs list for their school
7.  Determine the level of health services needed for the student population
8.  Follow doctor's orders given per student student so that each child can fully participate in their educational opportunities during the school day
9.  Acts as a member of the Healthy School Team at each school
10. Provide health education opportunities for students and staff to help them make healthy life choices
 
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FREE COVID Testing for Students and Staff

We are now offering voluntary FREE COVID Testing for all Collierville Employees and all Collierville Students, with parent/guardian consent.  We will conduct testing in your vehicle. 
 
Testing will be by appointment only. Please email jlapham@colliervilleschools.org to schedule a testing appointment.  
 
**Anyone who is awaiting test results  WITH symptoms of illness, shall not return to campus until the test results are negative AND their symptoms are improving with no medications.**

WHERE:Collierville High School Transition Entrance.
DIRECTIONS: Follow the way-finding signs to the Transition Entrance.  It is the second entrance past the MyTown Movers Fieldhouse and has a metal awning over the entrance.  You may pull up to the sidewalk in front of the entrance.
ARRIVAL:  Call (901) 853-3310 #80063. DO NOT ENTER THE SCHOOL BUILDING.  Our COVID Nurse will arrive at your car with a consent form and conduct a nasal swab.
TESTING INFO:The test is a PCR test, which will be sent to the Memphis Branch of American Esoteric Laboratories.  Test results will be emailed to patients within 24 - 48 hours, dependent on the amount of tests the lab is processing.

*As a reminder, all minors MUST be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian.  It preferable for students 18 or older to also be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian.