School Nurse

Your School Nurse

Your child can have access to a School Nurse at any time if you have any health concerns, in addition your School Nurse offers a full health assessment in Reception and Year 6.

For further information visit the Cornwall Council school nursing page here

Referrals via the Early Help Hub , or call 01872 322277.
The School Nurse can check:

  • Your child is growing healthily and support with healthy eating
  • Support with access to dental care and general support for dental hygiene
  • Help with day/night time wetting or soiling
  • Provide information about immunisations
  • Guidance re: healthy lifestyles
  • Support with general hygiene issues including head lice and worms
  • Support with general emotional health issues
  • Support to access other health professionals
  • Routines, include sleep
Additionally in Year 6:
  • Friendships
  • Relationships
  • Development, including periods and puberty
  • Access to specialist services - including dietician, healthy weight programmes and voluntary services
  • Developmental issues
  • Transition to secondary school
  • Healthy lifestyles