Any employed professional registered nurse currently licensed by the Minnesota Board of Nursing and licensed as a School Nurse by the Minnesota Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board (PELSB), or a Public Health Nurse certified by the Minnesota Board of Nursing currently employed to serve schools. Active members exercise full membership privileges, including voting and holding office.
Registered Nurse licensed by the Minnesota Board of Nursing in the primary assignment of the provision of school health services but who is not eligible for active membership, may be an associate member. Associate Members shall enjoy all the privileges of membership in the organization, except holding elective office or voting.
Student members shall be current students of a school of baccalaureate nursing and not currently employed as a school nurse on a full or part-time basis. Student memberships may not be granted to those with a previous active membership and shall not be renewed more than one time as a graduate nurse. Student members shall enjoy all the privileges of the organization, except holding elective office or voting.
A former member who has retired, resigned or been laid-off from a school nurse position, and has an ongoing interest in the organization. Members in this classification shall enjoy all the privileges of membership in the organization, except that of being a candidate for an elective office.