The Department of School Health and Social Services contributes to the health and well-being of all Mobile County Public School's children. Health is the foundation for success in children's education. School nursing helps to advance the health, well-being, academic success and life-long achievement of all students. School nurses facilitate positive student responses by removing barriers to learning, promoting health and safety, intervening upon actual and potential health problems, screening, and through collaborating with others.
Vision: A Healthy child is ready and eager to learn.
Mission: School nurses assist every student to reach their full academic potential by providing quality nursing care in the school setting.