School Professionals

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Teachers, school nurses, administrators and staff are all partners in keeping Vermonters healthy. Find information and resources for school professionals across the state.

Information for You

Find more information on a variety of state and national school nursing and school health services.

Through the Personal Responsibility and Education Program (PREP), the Health Department supports a variety of community organizations that promote adolescent sexual and reproductive health. 

Schools share the responsibility with families and communities to provide students with healthy environments that foster regular opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity. 

College students represent a diverse yet distinct population with specific health risks and needs.

Arsenic is a natural element found in some rocks and soil in Vermont. People routinely take in very small amounts of arsenic from the air, from water, and from food.

Implementing lead safety into school renovation plans and ensuring lead-free drinking water in schools are important in lowering the overall risk of being exposed to lead. 

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