Superintendent’s Memo #094-12

State seal, Commonwealth of Virginia

Department of Education

April 13, 2012

TO:  Division Superintendents

FROM:  Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction

SUBJECT:  School Nurse Day

Governor Robert F. McDonnell has officially established May 9, 2012, as School Nurse Day in the Commonwealth of Virginia. His Certificate of Recognition of the day is attached.

Virginia’s school nurses are being acknowledged for their work, which includes:

Division superintendents are encouraged to join Governor McDonnell and the Virginia Department of Education in recognizing Virginia school nurses “for the compassionate and dedicated service that they provide in Virginia to students, families, and schools.”

Should you have any questions, please contact Tia Campbell, school health specialist, at 804-786-8671 or e-mail at



  1. Governorís 2012 School Nurse Day Proclamation (PDF)