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Welcome to Health Services

The mission of Shakopee Public Schools Health Services is to promote health and safety in support of student learning.
Five district-wide licensed school nurses oversee the delivery of health services across the district. Their responsibilities include:
  • Coordinating health services and supervising the health assistants (LPNs) in each building
  • Assessing individual student health and development status
  • Promoting and maintaining the health and well-being of all students
  • Developing health plans for students with health conditions
  • Coordinating prevention and control of communicable disease
  • Developing a system of first aid and emergency care
  • Participating in health education
  • Recommending new and updated health policies 

Licensed School Nurses

First Name Last Name Position Email Phone
Julie Menden Director Special Services 952.496.5066
Carol Armstrong RN, LSN 952.496.5864
Judy DeWeese RN, LSN 952.496.5964
Peggy Nerdahl RN, MSN, NP, LSN 952.496.5154
Katie Nolan RN, LSN 952.496.5019
LaVonne Valiant RN, LSN 952.496.5704
LuAnne Johnson RN, LSN 952.496.5704
Shelia Howell RN, LSN 952.496.5987