Name: Kathy Hart
Grade/Subject: School Nurse
Mrs. Hart graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. She obtained her School Nurse Certification From Jersey City University. Her prior experience included medical surgical nursing, public health nursing and school nursing in the city of Paterson.
Mrs. Hart has been in the Verona schools for 23 years, sharing her time as school nurse and health educator for F. N. Brown and Brookdale Avenue schools. She currently works 3 days at Brookdale only this year.
Mrs. Hart’s main goal is to keep students interested in Health, maintaining their own health throughout their lives, and encourgaing healthy eating habits along with regular physical exercise. Mrs. Hart says, “Keep that Heart healthy!”
Another focus is to help students develop a caring relationship for each other. This contributes to a healthy school environment.
Please remember to update your child’s school records whenever necessary.
All children in grades Kindergarten through Four receive vision and hearing screenings. All children in grades One through Four have their blood pressure, height and weight checked.