Welcome to GASD's Health Services Department

    • School Nurse


      School nurses support learning by: 

      • Assessing & treating illness and injury
      • Providing health screenings (mandated by the PA Department of Health) and as requested by parent/guardian
        • Hearing screening - K,1,2,3,7,11
        • Height, weight, & vision screening - every grade every year
        • Scoliosis screening - 6,7
      • Providing support for children with chronic health problems
      • Monitoring immunizations
      • Providing health education programs for students & staff
      • Being members of student support teams
      • Administering medications & providing nursing procedures
      • Working as a resource for families on available community health care programs


      Department Head: Jeanette Slimmer, MSN RN CSN

      Email: jslimmer@gasd-pa.org

      Building: GAMS

      Phone: 717-334-6254 Option 3, Ext. 5141