Health Services

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    Welcome to Highland Park High School Health Services!  

    The health office is ready to assist students, staff, and parents/ guardians during school hours! 

    Ph: 224-765-2200

    General Health Services Email Address

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
    • Action Plan
    • Supplies for the School Nurse to treat your student effectively during the school day
    • HPHS Health Services has a stock supply of acetaminophen (Tylenol) and ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin).However, only students who have on file the D113 Permission to Administer Medication form will be able to have these dispensed during the school day.  
    • Reminder: District 1113 policy does not allow students to carry any medication, prescription or non-presciption, on campus during the school day; exceptions are epinephrine auto-injectors, asthma rescue inhalers, rescue seizure and diabetes medication.

Health Announcements

  • Students: If you become ill during the school day, please follow the protocol in the HPHS Student Handbook pages 56-58.

    • Come to Health Services Room A128 to see one of your school nurses if you are injured or A132 if you are ill.
    • Health Services will contact your parent/guardian if you must be sent home and you will be given a Leave Campus pass from Health Services to exit through Security at the Main Entrance on Vine Avenue.
    • 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 224.765.2200.
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Health Services Staff

  • Suzy Spychala, M.Ed., BSN, RN, PEL-CSN
    Certified School Nurse
    Email: sspychala@dist113.org
    Ph: 224-765-2206
    Fax: 224-765-2708

     

    Alexandra Powell, BSN, RN, PEL-CSN
    Certified School Nurse
    Email: apowell@dist113.org
    Ph: 224-765-2208
    Fax: 224-765-2708

     

    Marisol Lugo
    Email: malugo@dist113.org
    Administrative Assistant
    Ph: 224-765-2201
    Fax: 224-765-2708