Health Services

Our nursing staff consists of Karie Kaiser, L.P.N. our district's health services coordinator and Greg Ross, R.N.  We as a team are here to assist your child in their health care needs while they are attending our school district.  Our mission is to maintain a safe and healthy environment for students to have an optimum learning experience.  If you have any questions, please contact your school nurse.

Have great school year!

Karie Kaiser, L.P.N.

Pleasant Hope R-VI Health Services Coordinator
Elementary School/High School Nurse
Ph: 417-267-2277 Ext: 2203

Greg Ross, R.N

Middle School/High School Nurse
Ph: 417- 267-7701 Ext: 2403

Pleasant Hope R-VI Health Services


The Department of Health and Senior Services revised the Code of Regulations, Immunization Requirements for School Children, 19 CSR 20­28.010. These rules establish the minimum immunization requirements for all school children in accordance with recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and helps assure that appropriate actions are taken by schools to enforce sections 167.181 RsMO.

8th Graders - All incoming eighth (8th) grade students are required to have one dose of Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis vaccine) and one dose of MCV (meningococcal Conjugate) vaccinations.

9th & 10th Graders - All incoming 9th and 10th grade students will be required to have one Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine (MCV) dose.

12th Graders - All incoming 12th grade students are required to have two doses of MCV unless the first dose was administered at age 16 years or older, in which case only one dose is required.

At least one dose must be given after 16 years of age.

Please view the below MCV vaccination information sheet.

2019 2020 School immunization requirements

84kv.1May 8, 2019, 12:01 AMGreg Ross
American Academy of Pediatrics

Pediatric information web siteSep 1, 2016, 12:56 AMGreg Ross
American Diabetes Association

Diabetes information web siteSep 1, 2016, 12:58 AMGreg Ross
American Heart Association

Heart Healthy websiteSep 1, 2016, 12:54 AMGreg Ross
American Lung Association
Respiratory information web siteSep 1, 2016, 12:56 AMGreg Ross
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Head lice frequently asked questionsSep 1, 2016, 2:22 AMGreg Ross
Epilepsy Foundation

Seizure information web siteSep 1, 2016, 12:56 AMGreg Ross
Food Allergy Research and Education

Food Allergy information web siteSep 1, 2016, 1:00 AMGreg Ross

MCV Vaccine Information Statement Sheet292kv. 1Aug 31, 2016, 12:59 AMGreg Ross
Permission to carry inhaler forms

Forms for student to have permission to carry and self administer Inhaler/EpiPen.257kv. 1Aug 31, 2016, 6:43 PMGreg Ross

Traumatic Brain Inury Information571kv. 1Apr 5, 2017, 10:50 PMGreg Ross

Traumatic Brain Injury Information300kv. 1Apr 5, 2017, 10:50 PMGreg Ross

Tdap Vaccine Information Statement Sheet278kv. 1Aug 31, 2016, 12:58 AMGreg Ross