Health Services

Last Updated: 9/29/2020 12:48 PM



The Health Services department consists of 17 Nurses and a Health Services Coordinator who oversee the health and wellness of students and staff during school hours, including hands-on nursing care for acute and chronic student illnesses. They develop plans of care for students with chronic health care needs, provide health care education and implement student health screenings such as vision/hearing and scoliosis. In addition, the health services staff trains school system employees in CPR, AED/Code Valentine, and First Aid.


Troup County School System 

Health Services Department



  • TCSS Health Services Department and Clinic Staff cared for approximately 12,840 students during the 19/20 school year and had 42,524 clinic visits to nurses.
  • School Nurses and Clinic Staff distributed 33,297  medications during the school year.
  • 1,827 Middle School Students were screened for Scoliosis.
  • 106 School Staff Members were trained in CPR/AED Awareness and First Aid.


Medication Permission 20/21 Click Here
Medication Record 20/21 Click Here
Anaphylaxis Emergency Care Plan Click Here
Asthma Action Plan Click Here
Diabetes Emergency Care Plan Click Here
Seizure Action Plan Click Here






The Troup County School System Health Services mission is to provide a holistic approach to the heath care of students. School health service personnel strive to enhance the education of students by helping remove any health related barriers to learning. In addition, Health Services promotes prevention and student and staff wellness.


Christy King, RN, BSN

Health Services Coordinator


b. strozier

Bernice Strozier, RN

Callaway Middle School


q. payne

Ouida Payne, LPN

Franklin Forest Elementary School




Ivy Burton, LPN

Gardner Newman Middle School 


k. dunaway

Kay Dunaway, RN

West Point Elementary School


n. fannin

Norma Fannin, LPN

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School


p. hill

Pennie Hill, RN

Callaway High School


j. sharman

Jennifer Sharman, RN

Long Cane Middle School


s. emfinger

Shannon Emfinger, RN

Troup High School


c. walston

Cindi Walston, RN

Hogansville Elementary School


a. crites

Amy Crites, RN

LaGrange High School 


h. thomas

Heather Thomas, RN

Long Cane Elementary School 



Chastain Pitts, LPN

Ethel Kight Elementary School 



Teri Ogles, LPN

Hillcrest Elementary School 



Dedra Siggers, LPN

Rosemont Elementary School 



Lacey Skaggs, RN

Callaway Elementary School 



Margaret Franklin, RN

Hollis Hand Elementary School 



Sherrie Smith, LPN

Clearview Elementary School