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Health Services

Welcome to the Ursuline Academy Health Office. Located across from the Main Office in Room 110, the Health Office is staffed by a registered nurse Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. and provides the following services for students:

  • Assessment and care of illness or injury occurring during the school day
  • Medication administration as prescribed by a licensed health care provider
  • Management of students with specialized health care needs
  • Individualized health care planning
  • Maintenance of student health records
  • Health counseling and health promotion
  • Communicable disease prevention and control
  • Emergency preparedness and response

Absences and Dismissals

Parents/Guardians are reminded to call the attendance line at 781-801-1589 or email with any absences, tardies or dismissals for the day by 8:15 a.m. In order for an appointment to be considered excused, a doctor/dentist/ortho note to the office must be provided upon return; otherwise, the absence will count towards detention.

Please keep you child home if they are experiencing the following:                                                                                                         

  • Fever of 100.4° or higher 
    • May return when fever free for 24 hours without the aid of fever reducing medications
  • Vomiting or diarrhea                       
    • May return when free of vomiting and diarrhea for 24 hours 
  • Contagious illness (flu, strep throat, conjuctivitis, etc.)         
    • May return 24 hours after the start of antibiotic therapy, fever free, and symptoms are improving                                                                                                                                       

Health Forms

Health Information Requirements - Must be reviewed by parents and guardians each year.

Allergy/Anaphylaxis Action Plan - Must be completed by physicians and parents of students with allergies.

Authorization for Medication Administration - Must be completed by a licensed prescriber and a parent/guardian of students who require medication administration during the school day.

Health Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Heather Smart '95, P'23, '28

Heather Smart '95, P'23, '28

Phone Numbers:
School: 781-493-7721