Health Services

Shannon Beetz, RN, BSN

815-223-0786 ext. 389

Chelsea White, RN, BSN

815-223-0786 ext. 272

School nursing, a specialized practice of nursing, protects and promotes student health, facilitates optimal development, and advances academic success. School nurses, grounded in ethical and evidence-based practice, are the leaders who bridge healthcare and education, provide care coordination, advocate for quality student-centered care, and collaborate to design systems that allow individuals and communities to develop their full potential (NASN, 2020).

What Does a School Nurse Do?


Per the LaSalle Elementary Parent Student Handbook, below is additional information regarding the treatment of head lice:

American Academy of Pediatrics

National Association of School Nurses


Per Illinois Department of Public Health, below is additional information regarding strep throat:

Strep Parent Information

Strep Throat Fact Sheet 

Strep Throat Fact Sheet (Spanish)