Annually, a public school district shall participate in the
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education health services survey related to:
(A) On-campus healthcare needs of public school students;
(B) On-campus healthcare services; and
(C) The availability of health care to other public school district personnel and nursing facilities.
Each public school district shall report the information
reported in the health services survey to the local school district board of
The 2020-2021 DESE Health Services Survey must be completed and submitted online by all school nurses. The
survey linked below is open
through June 10, 2021. A printable PDF file of the survey can be downloaded for
information gathering purposes. However, electronic submissions outside the Google survey form will not be accepted. In an effort to capture the most accurate
information possible, districts are encouraged to complete the survey during the
last week of on-site instruction for students this school year.
School Health Services Survey
An online meeting session will be held on Monday, May 24, 2021 to review the School Health Services Survey and answer questions regarding the completion
and submission. School nurses are
encouraged to attend a session. Once registered, participants will receive a
confirmation email containing the meeting link and instructions for attendance.
Questions regarding this memo should be directed to Cheria
McDonald, State School Nurse Consultant, Cheria.McDonald@ade.arkansas.gov or 501-683-3586.