• School Nurse
    Contact Information:
    Teresa Mattson
    School Registered Nurse
    Educational Service District 123
    3918 W Court Street
    Pasco, WA 99301
    (509) 544-5716
    Kiona-Benton City School District
    1105 Dale Ave
    Benton City, WA 99320
    (509) 588-2007
    Latest News and Health Tips

    Healthy kids are more likely to become healthy adults. Be a role model and help your kids make safe and healthy choices every day.

    • Buckle up every age, every seat, every trip.
    • Put on a helmet during outdoor activities, including riding bikes and skating.
    • Put on sunscreen and avoid indoor tanning.
    • Brush and floss teeth with fluoride to help prevent tooth decay.
    • Wash hands with clear running water and apply soap. Rub hands for at least 20 seconds, then rinse.
    • Get a flu vaccine. Everyone needs a flu vaccine – every flu season.
    • Be active with your kids. Children and adolescents need a total of 60 minutes of physical activity every day.
    • Be smoke-free, and protect your children from second hand smoke.
    • Be a healthy role model. Show your child what it means to be healthy.