National School Nurse Day
National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday of National Nurses Week. This year it will be celebrated on May 9. The week, when National School Nurse day celebrated is called as National Nurse Week. On this prosperous occasion, they will honor all the nurses in the school who care your childrens every day. The nurses in the school promote your childrens education by your childrens health. The school nurses would go first when the any of the children are not well, otherwise if they injured they will provide better care for every student. Then the Nurse in the school will provide a wealth of information for education support as well.
“I think one’s feelings waste themselves in words; they ought all to be distilled into actions which bring results.”- Florence Nightingale
History of National School Nurse Day
The founder or creator of this day is National Education Association, the association which established the Department of School Nurse. It is the association developed for the enhancement of school nursing practice and especially for the school-age children. A few years later every state schools have started a School Nurse Association under the flagship of the Department of School Nurses. In 1974, the president Ford announced that every fourth Wednesday of January as a National School Nurse Day, but now it has been changed as first Wednesday of May. Nowadays the School Nurses are recognized nationally, with that they are celeberated for their contribution to health and well-being of students.
Themes of National School Nurse Day
- 2016 – Better Health. Better Learning.
- 2017 – Healthy Nurse, Healthy Students.
Other Celebrations on May 9
May 9 is also celebrated as
- National Lost Sock Memorial Day
- National Moscato Day
- National Third Shift Workers Day
- National Receptionists Day
- National Root Canal Appreciation Day
- Donate A Day’s Wages To Charity Day
How to Celebrate National School Nurse Day
On the National School Nurse Day, all the students will thank the school nurse who cares them in ever situations. Then in this day, all the students in the school will learn more about school nurses, what they are doing in the school and how they take care your children and more. On the National School Nurse Day, just make a gift to the school nurse by writing the thank you note for their service. Say to your children about school nurse and their affection for them and share your thoughts on Social Media by using the hashtag #SchoolNurseDay.