School nurses are critical to our students' health and safety. In addition to providing ice packs and band aids, they monitor our students with allergies, asthma, diabetes, and other severe life-threatening health concerns. However, fewer than half of schools in the US have a full-time nurse. This includes many SVSD schools. Read more at http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-03-23/the-school-nurse-scourge.
The Snoqualmie Valley Education Association represents the 475+ certificated staff of the Snoqualmie Valley School District. We believe empowered educators, stronger together, are the foundation of great schools.