Nursing Department

Welcome to the Nursing Department!

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Healthy Schools, Healthy Learners

Mission Statement
The mission of the Nursing Department is to provide comprehensive school health services to the students and staff of the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District.  These services encompass physical, emotional and social health that promotes staff wellness and student readiness to learn. Barriers to becoming a healthy learner will be minimized orreduced. Healthy learning is made possible by illness prevention and screenings, coordinated data driven responses with nursing interventions, referrals, and individualized school accommodations.There will be an integrated community presence that reflects the District Nursing Department commitment to quality service accessible to all members of the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District population.

Vision
Our vision is assist in the attainment of optimal health and well being for each student and staff member so that absences would be reduced, functioning would be optimized, and to do so with such excellence and integrity that the school and surrounding community values the WAWM School District Nursing Department as indispensable. 

Values
We value the potential of each student.
We value hope for the future, growth in the present with the past in context.
We value collaboration with parents and educational team members.
We value life skills that contribute to personal, family and community well being.   
We value the science of research in conjunction with the art of caring.