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Wards Creek Elementary Clinic

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Michelle Lee, RN – School Health Nurse
Clinic: (904) 547-8738  Fax: (904) 547-8735
Email: Michelle Lee

The clinic provides a vital service for our students at Wards Creek Elementary School. I always extend an open door policy for students, parents, teachers, and staff. If you have any questions about the St Johns County School District Medication Policy or Illness Guidelines please contact me. If you need medication authorization forms they at the bottom of the page.

St Johns County School District COVID Information:

CLICK HERE FOR St Johns County School District Updated Quarantine Guidelines

CLICK HERE FOR PCR Testing Locations

CLICK HERE FOR Rapid Testing Locations

Due to the nature of communicable illnesses and during this time of COVID-19 Pandemic, in addition to symptoms of commonly occurring illnesses, any student presenting with the following symptoms should stay home and contact their doctor for further evaluation.

TWO OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Chills
  • Muscle aches
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • Vomiting and/or diarrhea

OR ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Fever of 100.4 or higher
  • Uncontrolled cough
  • Shortness of breath

COVID-19 Student Health Screening Entry Form

Please assess your child daily for the following symptoms and answer the contact questions.

If you answer YES to any of these questions please DO NOT send your child to school.

  • Fever of 100.4 or higher
  • Uncontrolled cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste
  • Muscle aches
  • Vomiting or diarrhea
  • Is your child currently awaiting COVID-19 test results?
  • Does your child live in the same household with someone positive for COVID-19?
  • Has your child had close contact with someone who in the past 14 days who tested positive for COVID-19?

I need to Stay Home If…

  • I answered yes to any of the questions above.
  • I have a fever of 100.4 or greater. Students MUST be fever free for 24 hours WITHOUT the use of fever reducing medications, such as Motrin or Tylenol.
  • I have vomiting/Diarrhea within the past 24 hours
  • Children MUST be symptom free for 24 hours before returning to school.

CLICK HERE FOR St Johns County School District Illness Guidelines

All medications that need to be administered during school hours must have a Medication Authorization on file BEFORE the medication can be brought to school. This includes all prescription and over the counter medications, including Tylenol, Ibuprofen, any topical cream, ear drops, eye drops, vitamins and supplements. Local physicians are aware of the St Johns County Medication policy and will sign these requested forms. If you have any questions, please contact me at 904-547-8738.

Please select the link below to see the St Johns County School District Medication Policy.

CLICK HERE FOR St Johns County School District Medication Policy

2020-2021 Medical Management Forms:

ADHD Medical Management Form

Seizure Medical Management Form

Medication Authorization Form

Asthma Medical Management Plan

Allergy Medical Management Plan