Health Services

  • Quality student care is a top priority in the Health Service office. Each interaction with the student provides a teaching opportunity as we strive to promote health and wellness.

     Health Announcements

    Students: If you become ill during the school day, please follow the protocol in the DHS Student Handbook 

    • Come to Health Services Room to see your School Nurse who will assess you for illness or injury.
    • Health Services will contact your parent/guardian if you must be sent home. You will be given a "Leave Campus" pass from Health Services to exit through Security at the Main entrance 
    • If you leave campus without following these procedures, you will have an unexcused absence for classes missed and this will not be reversed.
    • Please do not have your parent/guardian call Attendance about going home ill during the school day. They should contact Health Services directly 224.632.3200

    Annual reminders

    • If your student has a known health condition of asthma, diabetes, or food allergies please provide Health Services with:
    • Needed medication
    • Permission to Administer Medication form":  find a link on the "Important Documents" Health Service web page 
    • Action Plan: find a link on the "Important Documents" Health Service web page 
    • Supplies for the School Nurse to treat your student effectively during the school day
    • DHS Health Services has a stock supply of acetaminophen (Tylenol) and ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin), however, only students who have D113 Permission to Administer Medication form on file will be able to have these dispensed during the school day.  
    • Reminder: District 113 policy does not allow students to carry any medication, prescription or non-prescription, on campus during the school day; exceptions are epinephrine auto-injectors, asthma rescue inhalers, and diabetes medication.
    Please feel free to contact us at 224-632-3200 if you have any questions.
    Health & Wellness to All!


  • Sharon Urban RN, BSN
    School Nurse
    Phone: 224-632-3201

    Pat Rossi
    Administrative Assistant
    Phone:  224-632-3200


    Office Hours:
    7:15-3:15 p.m. on regular school days