School Nurses

School nursing is a specialized practice of professional nursing that advances the well-being, academic success, and life-long achievement of students. School nurses in Lisle intervene with identified and potential health problems through clinical practice, collaboration, special education services, and promotion of health and safety in the school setting.

Services Provided

School nurses in Lisle provide a variety of services to protect and promote student health including the following:

  • Providing care for injuries and illnesses during school day
  • Administering authorized medications and treatments
  • Accessing community health resources
  • Assessing individual health needs and develop care plans as needed
  • Collaborating with administration and staff regarding special health care needs of students
  • Screening vision and hearing with referral and follow-up as needed
  • Ensuring compliance with State of Illinois mandates for physical examination and immunizations
  • Managing communicable disease in accordance with Illinois Department of Public Health guidelines
  • Assessing the impact of medical factors on learning
  • Providing health and safety education to students and staff as needed

Carol Schmidtke

Titles: Nurse - Grades EC-3rd
Phone Numbers:
School: 630-493-8111

Patti De Nichols

Titles: Nurse Grades 4-8
Locations: Lisle Junior High, Lisle Elementary
Phone Numbers:
School: 630-493-8215

Darlene Musbach

Titles: Nurse - Grades 9-12
Locations: Lisle High School
Phone Numbers:
School: 630-493-8315