School Health Services Department Overview

  • Mission Statement

    The School Health Services Program supports and enhances educational success by improving and protecting the health status of students through prevention, maintenance and education.

    Did You Know?

    • Each Clinic cares for 25-100 students per day with illnesses, chronic health conditions and injuries.
    • Each day 25-40 students receive medications at each school clinic.
    • During the 2020-2021 school year, the School Nurses:
      • Cared for 72,289 students and staff
      • Assisted 17,336 students with medications
      • Performed 18,142 special procedures (such as blood sugar checks, respiratory treatments, catheterizations, tube feedings, etc.).
    • Fayette County has 25 school clinics

School Health Services Clinics

  • 25 Schools with Clinics

    • 14 Elementary
    • 5 Middle Schools
    • 5 High Schools
    • 1 Non-Traditional (Fayette LIFE Academy)

Contact Information

  • Julie Joiner, BSN, RN
    School Health Services Coordinator
    770.460.3990 Extension 1135
    Email Julie Joiner