Welcome to Nurse Betty's page!Betty Cramer, RN, BSNSheryl Mitchell,Health SecretaryHealth Room Hours7 AM-3:30 PMPhone: 573-214-3213Fax: 573-214-3399
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, THE CITY OF COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A FACE MASK ORDINANCE. ALL ADULTS AND STUDENTS WHO ENTER JEFFERSON MIDDLE SCHOOL WILL BE EXPECTED TO WEAR A CLOTH FACE MASK AT ALL TIMES. PLEASE SEND AN EXTRA MASK WITH YOUR STUDENT IN A CLEAN BAG AND LABEL ALL MASKS WITH THEIR NAME. WASH YOUR MASK EVERY DAY!CONTACT THE HEALTH ROOM STAFF IF YOUR STUDENT IS UNABLE TO COMPLY WITH THE FACE MASK ORDINANCE.A Headache is a real Pain!Middle school students can carry a one day supply of over the counter pain relievers like Tylenol or Ibuprofen in a bottle with the manufacturers label, as well as cough drops. Students often come to the health room complaining of a headache. The school nurse can not give your student any medication that is not prescribed by a physician in writing.Your student is allowed to carry a water bottle at school. Please lable your water bottle with your name. We have refilling stations throughout the building.Please contact the health room if you will need to bring medication for your student to the school. Visitors are strictly limited. The health room will arrange a time for you to bring medication to the school and complete the paperwork.A PARENT MUST BRING ANY CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE MEDICATION TO THE NURSE, SUCH AS ADHD MEDICATION.