Author: Mrs Collins

Enjoy the October edition of the Nutrition Nuggets newsletter.  You’ll find great ideas and recipes to incorporate healthy nutrition and activity into your child’s daily life.  
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Each year, a state-mandated screening of vision, and hearing is done on all kindergarten and 4th grade students.  At Piñon Hills Elementary School, a dental screening is also performed on these students.  Fluoride varnish is offered to kindergarten students.  Parents are notified in writing if 
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Administration of medication is permitted at school when medically necessary and under the direct supervision of appropriate staff members. Students are not allowed to carry any medications in their backpacks or in their pockets for self-administration, with the exception of rescue inhalers if permitted by 
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Kindergartners and new students enrolling in the Douglas County School District: Nevada law requires that all children have up to date immunizations and boosters to be enrolled in a public school. We are required to remove children from school who are not fully immunized or 
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Should I keep my child home? As parents, it is a judgment call on when to keep our kids home from school due to illness. The following are guidelines that Douglas County School District follows for when children must be excluded from school due to 
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Attendance Line: 775-267-3622 If your child will be absent, please call this number before 8:50 AM.
  • 1479 Stephanie Way Minden, NV
  • 775-267-3622
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Upcoming Events
  1. Back to school night

    August 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Labor Day: No School

    September 3
  3. Late Start Day

    September 12
  4. No School for Students

    September 28
  5. Parent Teacher Conferences: Minimum Day for Students

    October 8