The School Readiness Nurse Program ensures that children, ages birth to five years of age, are healthy and ready to learn when they enter Kindergarten.
Developmental Health Screenings
CUSD School Readiness Nurses provide early access to developmental evaluations and health screenings so that chronic and potentially disabling health concerns are identified, assessed, and managed.
Health Care Access
CUSD School Readiness Nurses identify and assist preschool children and their families to access needed health care services, which has significantly improved the students classroom academics and behavior.
Parent Education Programs
School Readiness Nurses facilitate parent education programs to successfully promote healthy lifestyle choices so that long-term, chronic concerns may be prevented or minimized in the local preschool population.