The school nurse is available for health counseling and emergencies. If a student has an accident or other health emergency, the student should ask a teacher or another student to accompany him/her immediately to the health office located in the guidance center.
Medical Needs & Exemptions
If a student is unable to participate in Physical Education because of a medical reason you must bring a note from the doctor indicating the limitations. If a student is unable to attend school for an extended period of time because of medical issues, arrangements can be made for home instruction. Bring a note from the doctor requesting home teaching and the duration of time home teaching is needed, to the health office at La Quinta.
A school psychologist is available to consult with students experiencing problems that may interfere with achievement of their educational or personal goals. Students or concerned parents may make an appointment with the school psychologist through the guidance office. A member of the professional staff may also refer a student to the proper community resources for additional assistance if needed.