Student Health

PSD health services are provided according to Colorado Department of Education guidelines and as directed by the PSD Board of Education. Health records are maintained by schools and are kept in the student's cumulative and/or health folder.

Health services/guidelines posted below:

  • Food Allergies
  • Vision and Hearing
  • Attendance/Student Illness Guidelines
  • Head Lice Guidelines/Treatment
  • Immunization Requirements
  • Parent Consent for Taking Medication at School
  • Health Care Action Plans
  • Related Board Policies

 

1. PSD Food Allergy Guidebook

PSD recognizes the needs of the growing number of PSD students with potentially life-threatening food allergies and harmful food intolerances. As public educators, PSD recognizes its responsibility to develop an appropriately safe environment for students with life-threatening food allergies. Please see the PSD Food Allergy Guidebook webpage for complete information and resources.


2. Vision and Hearing:

As required by CDE guidelines, vision and hearing of students in kindergarten, first, second, third, fifth, seventh, and ninth grades, or of all students in comparable age groups are referred for testing, are tested during the school year. Special attention is also given to, communicable diseases, and the health needs of special needs students are monitored.


3. Attendance Guidelines:


4. Head Lice Guidelines and Treatment:



5. Immunization Requirements:

 

6. Parent Consent for taking Medication at School:


7. Medical Marijuana


8. Health Care Action Plans:

 

9. Related Board Policies:


Other links:

Colorado Kids with Diabetes website.

 

Contact Information

PSD Health Coordinator
Nancy Weber | 970.556.5905 | nweber@psdschools.org

Student Services Administrative Assistant
Mellisa Romero | 970.490.3264 | mellisar@psdschools.org.