National School Nurse Day
To be celebrated on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Observance materials coming soon.
National School Nurse Day 2015 Celebration Page
School Nurses: Caring for Others. Caring for Ourselves.
A Letter from NASN President Carolyn Duff
Infographic (shown on this page)
Print and place this in your school.
Blog: School Nurses: Caring for Others. Caring for Ourselves.
Blog: Explore the World of Digital Communication
Sample Proclamation for 2015; use this template to request a proclamation in your state or town.
Telling Your Story: It's what advocacy is all about
Use this PowerPoint presentation file to learn tips for being your own advocate and advocating for children.
Use this template to customize a letter to your local newspaper.
How to Contact Your Elected Officials
Use this list to find contact information for local, state, and national officials.
Wondering how you and others can recognize this special day? Use our suggestions or let them inspire your own.
National School Nurse Day Background: Since 1972, National School Nurse Day has been set aside to recognize school nurses.
Purpose: National School Nurse Day was established to foster a better understanding of the role of school nurses in the educational setting.
Date: National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurse Week and National Nurse Week is always May 6th through May 12th.