Welcome to MLHS Health Services
The purpose of school health services is to ensure that all students are healthy and ready to learn. The goal of school health services is to strengthen and facilitate the educational process by improving and protecting the health status of students and staff.
The school nurse is a health service specialist who assists students, families and staff in attaining and maintaining optimal health.
The Mountain Lakes School District Physician is John Russo, M.D. Our school physician serves as health services director and provides consultation to the district board of education, administrators and staff. He conducts physical examinations, attends all home football games and is responsible in the formulation of standing orders.