6000 - Support Services

6100 Goals of Student Health Services

The board recognizes the link between student health and learning.  The goals of student health services are:

1.    to encourage the physical well-being of all students;

2.    to integrate health-related services provided in the school setting, including those provided by counselors and health specialists;

3.    to provide health services in a manner that reinforces the objectives of the healthful living education curriculum;

4.    to work cooperatively with other governmental agencies and professional associations interested and involved in the health of students;

5.    to use up-to-date research findings to develop and provide health services to students;

6.    to meet all legal obligations; and

7.    to provide courteous service to students and parents.

Legal References:
G.S. 115C-36, -288(e), -307(b) and (c)
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Adopted:
Monday, 09 January 2012
Last Updated: