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Health Information

Welcome to the Health Information page for the OCSD!

Improved health optimizes student performance. The Oelwein Community School District (OCSD) supports a healthy environment where students learn and participate in good nutrition and regular physical activity as a part of the total learning environment.

The school district provides a comprehensive learning environment for developing and practicing lifelong wellness behaviors. The entire school environment, not just the classroom, shall be aligned with school district wellness goals to positively influence a student’s understanding, beliefs and habits as they relate to good nutrition and regular physical activity.


For more information from Nurse Peterson, please visit the Nurse News page.


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Your school nurse, county health nurse and doctor are excellent sources for information and guidance.

Wishing you an enjoyable and relaxing break from school,

Kerrie Peterson, R.N., School Nurse

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