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Health Services

Nursing Supervisor

360 Elsbree St.
Fall River, MA 02720
Telephone: 508-675-8100 ext 45720
Fax 508-675-8139

The Fall River Public School Nurses are important and valued members of the educational team. They offer unique opportunities for students to learn healthy behaviors and to receive easily accessible health services within a school setting. They are specially trained in health promotion and assessment, respond skillfully to the ever-changing health care needs of today's students, and are knowledgeable in the most appropriate referral procedures.

School nurses provide various educational programs to staff, students, and parents/guardians including:

•    Asthma Education
•    Child Development
•    CPR /AED and First Aid Training Programs
•    Diabetes Education
•    Diet/Weight Management
•    Epilepsy
•    Food Allergies and EpiPen Administration Training
•    Hygiene and Handwashing
•    Oral Health and Dental Sealant Programs
•    Scoliosis Screening arid Treatment
•    Specialized Health Care Needs of Students
•    Sun Safety Awareness
•    Tobacco Education
•    Universal Precautions Training

 Important Information to Share with Your Child's School Nurse

 Phone Numbers to Contact School Nurse

 When should your child stay home from school?

Specialized Health Care Procedures

School medication policy and forms (Español) (Português)

State Mandated School Based Screenings





News and Notices

Superintendent Malone's Entry Plan

Learning and Teaching Framework

Click backpack to view community announcements

In an effort to reduce paper and other resources, flyers are no longer sent home in backpacks but are e-mailed home to families and placed into our online backpacks which can be accessed at anytime. In order to receive this information right to your inbox, please be sure your child's school has an up-to-date e-mail address. Please note, community-based flyers must first be approved by the Superintendent of Schools.  If your organization wishes to have their flyer added to our digital backpack, please e-mail a copy to rcaron@fallriverschools.org for Superintendent's approval.

School Opening Info.
Start/End Times

Public Records Requests

Please submit all requests to
Tonya Casey, Admin. Assistant
417 Rock Street
Fall River, MA 02720
508-675-8420, ext. 53701

Parent/Student Portal Info

Intent To Submit Application For Funding

Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)


Massachusetts required Fingerprinting

Multilingual Literacy Resources for Parents

Special Education Parent Advisory Council  &  Fall River Autism Community Group

School Committee Survey

FRPS Home School Application

Fonseca Turnaround Plan

Greater Fall River Resource Guide

Superintendent's Proposed FY2018 Budget


Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA)