Nurse's Corner

St. Paul School is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for its students. The school nurse, Tish Palumbo, is available from 8:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. daily and may be reached at 609-921-3377 or


All school absences, illness-related or otherwise, must be reported to the nurse either at 609-921-3377 or at Please include your child's name, homeroom and the reason for their absence in their message. You may contact the nurse ahead of time if your child is going to be out for a scheduled absence.

Emergency Contact Information

Emergency contact information is provided by parents/guardians at the beginning of each school year. Parents/Guardians are asked to keep this information current and alert the school of any changes during the school year.

Families new to St. Paul School will receive a welcome letter from the school nurse in their child's Communication Folder at the beginning of the school year along with an emergency information card (required by the State), an emergency medical permission form and a health history questionnaire. These will need to be filled out and returned to the nurse.

Nurse's Tip

Children should come to school healthy and ready to learn. A good night's sleep along with a good breakfast prepares your child for a successful school day.