School Health

The health and well being of all students in Fresno County is critical to the future development of       the region. The purpose of this page is to provide important information about health issues and        resources available to all families.

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)

What is MRSA?
MRSA in Schools
Educational Materials (Posters and Information Sheet)
A Parent’s Guide to MRSA(PDF, 690KB)     Español(PDF, 765KB)
MRSA Among Athletes

Flu Vaccine Information

General Flu Information
FCDPH Flu Website and Clinic Schedule

Schools reporting Influenza-like Illness should contact the Community Health Division.

Student Immunizations:

Preschool and Kindergarten Immunizations
Preteen Immunizations
College Immunizations

Student Health Programs & Information:

Air Quality Flag Program(PDF, 1MB)
Head Lice
Safe Routes to School
Childhood Obesity
Coordinated School Health


Important Links:

School Health Connections
Healthy Schools, Healthy Youth
Pandemic Flu: A Planning Guide for Educators
Disaster Preparedness - National Association of School Nurses

Important Contact Numbers:
Report Outbreaks
Influenza (FLU) Surveillance