Health Services (Nurses)

Health Services assigns a nurse to every school site to assist students with health conditions or special education plans. A school may have a nurse for 8 to 40 hours a week depending on its needs. Nurses conduct special education assessments, state-mandated hearing and vision screenings, and refer families to other agencies. Health Services is a Community Schools & Student Services service.

Program Overview Table (2020-21)

Amount Spent
Change in spending from previous year▲ $1,033,339
Change in budget from previous year▼ $1,505,813
Over or under budget?Over by $803,951 (18.2%)
Total Positions44
Change in total positions from previous year0
Full time equivalent (FTE)43.8
Change in FTE from previous year0

Spending By Category (2020-21)

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Restricted funds must be used for specific purposes.

Unrestricted funds are more flexible.

Staff Positions (2020-21)

Number of Positions
Licensed Vocational Nurse8
Health Assistant2
Technician Aide 10 Mos2
Health Assistant Bilingual1
Health Svc Data & Sys Mgt1
Program Manager Health Service1

Staff Labor Unions (2020-21)

Labor Union
Number of Positions
Oakland Education Association29
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees10
Service Employees International Union4
United Administrators of Oakland Schools1