The primary mission of the Bourgade Catholic High School (BCHS) health office is to promote the health and safety of students, recognizing that healthy students are better learners. This is accomplished through services that include prevention and health education.
In support of Christian education at various levels, Grand Canyon University created a no-cost, non-exclusive partnership called the Canyon Christian Schools Consortium (CCSC). Bourgade Catholic High School is a member of the CCSC.
The services of a school nurse include:
Health Office Protocol:
Arizona state law ARS 15-872 states that students must have documented proof of immunizations on file at school.
Click here for locations offering free immunizations in the Phoenix area:
All medication (over the counter and prescription) must be provided and delivered by the parent or guardian in the original container.
A permission slip must be signed by the parent or guardian for over the counter medication and prescription medication annually.
Students are not to carry any medication on their person, except an inhaler or Epi pen (Epinephrine). All inhalers or Epi pens require a physician’s written order for that student.
Click here for AIA Sports Physical Forms
Click here for information on influenza http://www.cdc.gov/flu/
Click here for information on nutrition http://choosemyplate.gov/
Click here for information regarding Grand Canyon University’s College of Nursing http://www.gcu.edu/College-of-Nursing-and-Health-Care-Professions.php