NASN 2017 Annual Conference: More Info

NESNC 2017 Conference: More Info

Scholarships & Awards 2016-2017


  • The MSNO School Nurse of the Year 2016-2017 – Lauren McDonald BSN, RN,  NCSN
  • The MSNO School Nurse Administrator of the Year 2016-2017 – Doreen Crowe M.Ed, BSN, RN
  • For more information, contact  our Scholarships and Awards Chair, Kathy Hassey at Hassey@msno.org

Step Up and Be Counted!

2016-2017 MA Step Up and Be Counted Survey is now active!

Click here for link to survey.  

Please submit your data as soon as possible, no later than Oct 1, 2017.

New to this survey or need a refresher?  Click here for more information.

Last year 52 MA school nurses reported on 20% of students in MA schools.  Let’s double those numbers this year!

Click here for the MA data collected for 2015-2016.

Step Up and Be Counted is a national data project established by the National Association of School Nurses and the National Association of State School Nurse Consultants.  The goal is to collect and report aggregate (total) data to describe student health and school health services to stakeholders.

MA Data Co-Champions are Betty Foster, BSN, RN, NCSN and Jenny Gormley, MSN, RN, NCSN

MSNO Board Meetings 2017-2018

MSNO Board Meetings are always open to all members

  • Check back soon for future dates!

School Nurses in the News

NASN’s  updated definition 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 […]

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