Hampton Cove Elementary School Clinic
HCES Nurse: Jackie Ruegg
SPED Nurse: Donna Maze
The clinic is open to serve students from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM daily.
The clinic is closed from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM each day except for emergencies, students needing medication and students with mandated needs.
Parents are encouraged to contact the school nurse during school hours to discuss student health conditions or concerns. The nurse can be reached by telephone at 256-428-7185.
The School Health Services Program promotes the health of all students, affording them an opportunity to better participate in learning and receive the maximum benefit from their instructional program. Barriers to learning that can accompany a variety of chronic and acute health conditions must be identified and minimized for students to participate and learn to their maximum potential.
The Health Services program is designed to focus on the health status of students; to educate and counsel students, teachers, and parents related to health issues; to help prevent and control communicable disease; to provide emergency care for injury and/or sudden illness; to promote optimum conditions in school buildings; to promote health education as an integral part of the curriculum.