Health, Wellness, and Nutrition
Student health and nutrition are great factors in achieving success in school. Our school nurse, Laurel Yrun, R.N., provides our community with health-related services such as vision and hearing screenings, communicable disease information and prevention, and healthy nutrition education. Importantly, Laurel Yrun, R.N. supports learning through participating in Individual Education Plans and Section 504 Accommodation Plans.
To schedule an appointment or to discuss health issues with Laurel Yrun, R.N., please call one of the school offices: (415) 925-2220 for Bacich, or (415) 458-5970 for Kent or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Flu Prevention and Information
Influenza has come early in Marin County, California and throughout the country. Influenza is a viral infection that affects your respiratory system. Although most people recover, some can become very ill and in rare cases it can lead to death. We are expecting a severe flu season.
- Parent Letter from the Marin County Department of Health in English and in Spanish.
- Flu Prevention and Care Tips in English and Spanish.
- For more information about the flu, please visit marinflu.org. To find a flu vaccine at a location near you, visit vaccinefinder.org.
- Letter to parents from Marin County Department of Health and Human Services and Marin County Office of Education available in English and Spanish.
Find out when your child should stay home if they feel ill. If your child has or has been exposed to head lice, please see the lice section below for our school policy and procedures.
California State law requires that all students be immunized. This page contains information about the law, immunization schedule, and forms.
These required health forms must be submitted to enroll your child in the Kentfield School District.
Policy and procedures regarding medications (prescription and non-prescription) that must be taken during school hours.
What to do if your child has or has been exposed to lice.
Learn to distinguish the flu from the common cold, treatment tips, flu shots, and the current state of the flu in Marin County.
Information and resources filled with tips and strategies to improve your child’s nutrition.
Ideas for healthy, nut-free snack and lunch ideas.