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Nurse Appreciation Week

  • School Nurse Day Background: Since 1972, National School Nurse Day has been set aside to recognize school nurses. 
  • Purpose:   National School Nurse Day was established to foster a better understanding of the role of school nurses in the educational setting.   
  • Date: National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurse Week and National Nurse Week is always May 6th through May 12th