School Nursing

The Division of Elementary and Secondary Education strives to improve, promote and advance the profession of school nursing by merging the evidence-based standards of practice into the educational system. The agency provides leadership, support and service to promote student health and academic success. This page features resources for healthcare services in Arkansas public schools intended to assist parents, teachers, administrators and nurses.



For more information, please contact:

Cheria McDonald, MSN, RN, NCSN
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education
School Health Services
Four Capitol Mall, Mail Slot #14
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-3586
Fax: 501-682-4886