Nurse's New
My name is Mrs. Patricia Edgett (I am the one in the green helmet standing next to Sparky).

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About Me
I have been a District 122 School Nurse since 2006 and I hold the following credentials:
  • RN (Registered Nurse) - 1973
  • BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)- 1989
  • Illinois Certification in Teaching (Type 03) - 2004
  • MEd (Masters of Education)- 2004
  • ILCSN (Illinois Certification in School Nursing, Type 73)- 2008

How to Reach Me
Call me at 815-462-7809 during school hours. Send faxes to my attention at 815-462-2880.
I can be reached via email at

Emergency Preparedness
I have a special interest in Emergency Preparedness and encourage every family to have:
  • A Family Emergency Plan
Click here for a downloadable emergency plan form from and FEMA.
  • A Family Emergency Kit
Click here for information on how to create your own Family Emergency Supply Kit.
  • A 72 Hour supply of food and water in case of power loss or other emergency
Click here for detailed Illinois emergency information and resources.

Links to Useful Health Information for our Parents
Click here for healthy weight and BMI assessment information.
Click here for parent information on head lice.

Feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your child’s health and wellness at the contact numbers and/or email address above.

Patricia Edgett RN BSN ILCSN MEd
Nelson Ridge School Nurse