Welcome to the Essex Elementary School Health Office



       Nurse: Danielle Morris
       Contact: (802) 857-2104
       Fax:  (802) 879-0602
       Email: dmorris@ewsd.org

  • When parents/ guardians can expect to hear from the Health Office:

    Health Office will reach out via email:

    • Correspondence regarding student chronic conditions, medication refills and health care plans 

    • Informing families about student-to-student conflict resulting in minor injury

    • Informing families about minor head bumps 

    • When a phone call is unable to be made due to health office traffic 

    • When parents are not able to be reached via phone call and/or voicemail boxes are full 

    Health Office will attempt to reach via phone call: 

    • Sick students needing to go home

      • Fever over 100, Vomit or Diarrhea 

    • Emergent health situations

    • Emergent injuries or major head bumps 

    • Student to student conflict resulting in major injury 

    Nurses will not reach out to families regarding minor health issues, minor injuries or health maintenance. If you have not heard from the EES health office and would like to discuss your students' health, please do not hesitate to reach out to inquire.

  • Washing hands Keeping Our School Healthy

    Your EWSD nurses are here to support the health and wellness of our entire school community.The District continues to follow preventative and response guidelines offered by the Vermont Department of Health (VDH) and Vermont Agency of Education (AOE).

    Your building nurse is available for any questions or concerns you may have regarding any illness or symptoms.