School Nurse
Mrs. Jody Lunn, BSN, RN, NCSN

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Policies and Procedures from the School Nurse

Allergy Sensitive Classroom Information

10 Symptoms That Should Keep Kids Home From School

Head Lice Fact Sheet

My Plate


Pack Assorted Colors for Kids (PACK) Week Follow-up:

PACK Week was a fun school-wide activity held during American Education Week in November.

As follow-up, each month a fruit and vegetable color will be featured to reinforce the knowledge and understanding of the importance of eating healthy foods learned during PACK Week.


January is RED month - Red Fruits and Vegetables for Brain Health/Memory

RED Fruits:

Red Apples

Cherries

Cranberries

Red Grapes

Pink/Red Grapefruit

Red Pears

Pomegranates

Raspberries

Strawberries

Watermelon

RED Vegetables:

Beets

Red Peppers

Radishes

Radicchio

Red Onions

Red Potatoes

Rhubarb

Tomatoes


February is WHITE/TAN/BROWN Month - White/Tan/Brown Fruits and Vegetables for Heart Health

WHITE/TAN/BROWN Fruits:

Bananas

Dates

White Nectarines

White Peaches

Brown Pears

WHITE/TAN/BROWN Vegetables:

Cauliflower

Garlic

Ginger

Mushrooms

Onions

Potatoes

Turnips

White Corn


March is GREEN Month - Green Fruits and Vegetables for Strong Bones and Teeth

GREEN Fruits:

Avocados

Green Apples

Honeydew

Kiwifruit

Limes

Green Grapes

GREEN Vegetables:

Artichokes

Arugula

Broccoflower

Broccoli

Brussels Sprouts

Chinese Cabbage

Green Beans

Green Cabbage

Celery

Cucumbers

Lettuce

Green Onions

Okra

Peas

Green Peppers

Snow Peas

Spinach

Sugar Snap Peas

Zucchini

Leafy Greens


April is YELLOW/ORANGE Month - Yellow/Orange Fruits and Vegetables for Vision and Immune Health

YELLOW/ORANGE Fruits:

Yellow Apples

Apricots

Cape Gooseberries

Cantaloupe

Yellow Figs

Grapefruit

Golden Kiwifruit

Lemons

Mangoes

Nectarines

Oranges

Papayas

Peaches

Yellow Pears

Persimmons

Pineapples

Tangerines

Yellow Watermelon

YELLOW/ORANGE Vegetables:

Yellow Beets

Butternut Squash

Carrots

Yellow Peppers

Yellow Potatoes

Pumpkin

Rutabagas

Yellow Summer Squash

Sweet Corn

Sweet Potatoes

Yellow Tomatoes

Yellow Winter Squash