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 nurse@kentfieldschools.org.

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Updates and Information

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.

Fentanyl Overdoses

  • Letter to parents from Marin County Department of Health and Human Services and Marin County Office of Education available in English and Spanish.

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When to Miss School

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.

Immunization Requirements and Information

California State law requires that all students be immunized. This page contains information about the law, immunization schedule, and forms.

Student Health Forms

These required health forms must be submitted to enroll your child in the Kentfield School District.

Medication Administration Information

Policy and procedures regarding medications (prescription and non-prescription) that must be taken during school hours.

Lice Policy and Procedures

What to do if your child has or has been exposed to lice.

Flu and Other Illnesses

Learn to distinguish the flu from the common cold, treatment tips, flu shots, and the current state of the flu in Marin County.

Nutrition

Information and resources filled with tips and strategies to improve your child’s nutrition.

Food-related Allergies

Ideas for healthy, nut-free snack and lunch ideas.

Free and Low Cost Health Insurance Programs for Children

Resources From School Counselors