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Our mission is to provide leadership, training and support for schools and their communities designed to improve collaboration and ensure the health and educational achievement of children in a safe, nurturing and disciplined environment.





Upcoming Event


2016 KidStrong Conference on June 21-23*, 2016 at the Charleston Civic Center, WV


  • Concord University Graduate Credit Course Registration Form - CLICK HERE         Please complete in advance and bring to the Concord University Registration Table at the 2016 KidStrong Conference.  You must attend two full days of the KidStrong conference and complete required assignment.  The cost for 3 hours of non-degree graduate credit is $99.00, payable in the form of a check or credit card.



*Day 3 on June 23 will be a continuation of professional development for School Counseling, Graduation 20/20 Teams, Facilitated IEPs, Project AWARE Coordinators and Foundations of Reading only.

Kid Strong Save the Date



2015 KidStrong Conference

2015 Concord University Graduate Credit Form

2015 Concord University Graduate Credit Assignment- Due May 6, 2016

Success Story Template-the template is not working, please send a WORD document Success Story to Rebecca King at





Health and Wellness Information


2014-15 School Nurse Needs Assessment 

The School Nurse Needs Assessment is an executive summary of the current student health service needs in WV public schools.  It is an aggregated report of statewide data.  The report is required by W.Va. Code 18-5-22 f  from each county school nurse and normally completed every two years to allow revision to the Basic and Specialized Health Care Procedure Manual for WV Public Schools as stated in Policy 2422.7- Standards for Health Care Procedures.   This report should be utilized in planning for staffing and service delivery to provide WV children with proper health services to function at an optimal level and ensure educational achievement.



2014-15 WV Public School Nurse Needs BRIEF with Map (PDF)


2014-15 WV Public School Nurse Needs Assessment (PDF)


W.Va. Code 18-5-22
















Diabetes Tool Kit -The diabetes tool kit is filled with sample newsletters, Hemoglobin A1C chart and many other materials for Type 1 diabetic students.


JDRF Bags of Hope -The Bag of Hope is a complimentary over-the-shoulder satchel filled with a variety of educational and reference materials. For children under the age of 12, the Bag of Hope also includes Rufus, the Bear with Diabetes ™, a plush bear designed to help children learn about insulin injections.


W.Va. Code 18-2K-1-

Diabetes Care Plan Act
















Dental Exam Tool Kit (PDF)

Dental Exam Tool Kit (WORD)

Oral Health Technical Assistance Request Log

Webinar from January 9, 2015 on WVDE and MU websites

WVBE-Policy 2423 with dental exam requirement in Section 5.2


















Policy 4373 Electronic Manual (Included in this manual are links to implementation tools)


WEST VIRGINIA SCHOOLS Crisis Prevention and Response Plan Template

Addressing Mental Health in School Crisis Prevention & Response

Safe and Supportive Schools (S3) Intervention Plan

Safe and Supportive Schools(S3) Teams Slide Show


WV Safe and Supportive Schools GATE Training Information


Link to Bullying Prevention Resources


Health Education Assessment (HEAP) Administrative Instructions