Redmond School District school nurses have a commitment to work with families, schools and the community to promote optimal health and educational success of all students.
For information about Redmond School District’s School Based Health Clinics, please click here.
Definition of School Nursing
School nursing is a specialized practice of professional nursing that advances the well being, academic success, and life-long achievement of students. To that end, school nurses facilitate positive student responses to normal development; promote health and safety; intervene with actual and potential health problems; provide case management services; and actively collaborate with others to build student and family capacity for adaptation, self management, self advocacy, and learning.” (National Association of School Nurses, June, 1999.)
Who is the School Nurse?
- A registered nurse (RN) licensed to practice nursing by the state board of nursing.
- A professional, accountable to practice in accordance with current
- Professional Standards of School Nursing Practice, as stated by the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) state laws, rules and regulationshttps://fall2020.redmondschools.org/departments/student-health/
- A nursing professional who advocates for children’s health and safety within the educational setting.
Who are our School Nurses?
Kim Kirk – District Wide Nurse
Kristine Ellis – Terrebonne Community School & John Tuck Elementary
Lizzy Howells – Tom McCall Elementary
Kristina Grubb – Elton Gregory Middle School
Stephanie Geist – Sage Elementary School
Courtenay Sherwood, BSN, RN – Vern Patrick Elementary & Hugh Hartman Elementary
Donna Gilmore, MSN, RN – Ridgeview High School
Debbie Willitts – Obsidian Middle School
Daphne Olmos – M.A. Lynch Elementary School & StepUP
Megan Donahue, BSN, RN – Tumalo Community School
Brittany Molen – Redmond High School
RSD Student Services
Redmond School District | 145 SE Salmon Drive. | Redmond, OR | 97756 | P: 541.923.5437
Notice of Non-Discrimination
Redmond School District is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its educational and employment activities.
The District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.
The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination:
District 504 Contact:
Tami Nakamura, Executive Director of Student Services | Email | (541) 923-8258
District Title VI, Title IX, Age Discrimination & American Disabilities Act Contact:
Kelly Hicks, Director of Human Resources | Email | (541) 923-8922
Heather Petersen, Assistant Director of Human Resources/DEI Specialist | Email | (541) 923-8924