Health & Wellness

Good health and consistent class attendance are essential for student achievement. 
 
To ensure that all students have the opportunity to achieve optimal health while on campus, and receive medical care if warranted, a registered nurse is available on the Mission Hills Campus.
 
Speech, vision, hearing and occupational therapy screenings are available early in the school year, and parents are encouraged to take advantage of these services.
 
The school nurse oversees and coordinates all medical services provided on campus including administration of any prescription or over-the-counter medications required by students during the school day.
 
When a student requires medical attention while on campus, the School nurse is responsible for assessing and treating the illnesses or injuries, then making the appropriate referrals as necessary.
 
In addition, the School nurse provides health education and oversees implementation of the nutrition guidelines in School-provided meals. Student medical records, including immunization compliance, are reviewed and maintained by the School nurse.

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  • Q. What health screenings does the nurse provide?

    Vision and hearing screenings. California state requires that all students in Kindergarten, 2nd, 5th and 8th grade have their near and far vision and hearing screened. Additionally, 1st grade boys are to be screened for color blindness. The school nurse will conduct these screenings and will contact parents if any concerns are detected.

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Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

Mission Hills Campus Lower School

4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103
 

Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School

6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111
858 / 569-7900