Health Services

The Platte County R-3 Health Services team welcomes you! The health and wellness of our students is a vital part of the learning process. Our nursing staff works alongside parents and various community agencies to help keep our students and families healthy. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your student, feel free to contact the health room nurse at your child's school.

Health Services Department Team
School Contact Phone
District Education Center Dr. Jennifer Beutel,
Executive Director of Pupil Services
Platte Purchase Middle School Kelly Thomas, RN, BSN 816-436-1433 x.3404
Pathfinder Elementary Rachel Weaver, RN, BSN 816-436-6670 x. 3204
Barry Elementary Angela Bach RN, BSN  816-436-9623 x.3106
Compass Elementary Lisa Murphy, RN, BSN 816-858-0172 x. 4004
Platte City Middle School Jackie Campbell, RN, BSN 816-858-2036 x. 2608
Platte County High School Jennifer Olson, RN, BSN 816-858-2822 x. 1209
 Siegrist Elementary Heather Guzman, RN, BSN
 816-858-5977 x. 1405
Great Beginnings Vacancy 816-858-5420 x. 2627
 Float Nurse Vacancy  


Parent and Student Health Information Resources


Daily Wellness Check

Daily Wellness

Before leaving for work or sending a student to school, conduct a daily wellness check to ensure good health. If you or anyone in your home is ill, please stay home. This tool is not meant to take the place of consultation with your healthcare provider or to diagnose or treat conditions. If you are in an emergency medical situation, call 911. These questions are designed to assess whether you should come to school or not.