Healthy Kids Make Better Learners

Connecticut Association of 
School Based Health Centers

Parent Resources


Immunizations have had an enormous impact on improving the health of children in the United States. Most parents today have never seen first-hand the devastating consequences that diseases have on a family or community.

Connecticut Health Assessment Record
In order to provide the best educational experience, school personnel must understand your child's health needs.  This form requests information form you which will also be helpful to the health care provider when he or she completes the medical evaluation.



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National Health Education Standards
The National Health Education Standards (NHES) were developed to establish, promote and support health-enhancing behaviors for students in all grade levels—from pre-Kindergarten through grade 12. The NHES provide a framework for teachers, administrators, and policy makers in designing or selecting curricula, allocating instructional resources, and assessing student achievement and progress.

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Data Resource Center for Child & Adolescent Health
Easy access to children's health data allows researchers, policymakers, family advocates and consumers to work together to promote a higher quality health care system for children, youth and families.

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Additional Online Resources for Parents