Our Mission & Philosophy

  • Mission Statement

    The mission of Madison County Schools Health Services is to foster the growth, development and educational achievement of all students by promoting health and wellness, in a safe and supportiveimage of a stethescope environment.

    Philosophy of School Nursing

    "School nursing, a specialized practice of public health nursing, protects and promotes student health, facilitates normal development, and advances academic success. School nurses, grounded in ethical and evidence-based practice, are the leaders that bridge health care and education, provide care coordination, advocate for quality student-centered care, and collaborate to design systems that allow individuals and communities to develop their full potentials."

    -National Association of School Nurses, 2016

    Health Services Goals

    • Reduce health-related barriers to learning and health related absenteeism thus improving student achievement
    • Promote the health, safety, and wellness of all students and staff in Madison County Schools
    • Promote a positive, collaborative relationship with students, families, colleagues, and the community
    • Promote best practices in school health services through professional development and resources

Health Services Team

  • MCSS School Nurses

Contact Us

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    Donna Stiles
    MSN, RN, NCSN

    Lead Nurse
    Email: dstiles@mcssk12.rg
    Phone: 256.852.2557 ext 62233
    Cell: 256.783.8254
    Address:1275 Jordan Road, Huntsville, AL 35811

    Trish Clardy
    Clerical Aide
    Email: pjclardy@mcssk12.org
    Phone: 256.852.2557 ext 62238