School Nurse Advocate


To recognize an individuals who has continually supported or uniquely contributed to school nursing or school health services in the State of Colorado.


Colorado Association of School Nurses


Does not require CASN membership

Suggested Guidelines for Colorado School Nurse Advocate of the Year

  1. Nominee should be a champion for student, staff and/or community health and wellness
  2. Nominee should demonstrate continual support of school nursing and school nurses in all areas.
  3. Example: Descriptions of (1) Continued support of increased school nurse time, or advancement of school nurse professional development or contribution to special project(s), programs for school nursing/child health and (2) Describe how school nurse benefited.

How to Submit an Application

All applications must be submitted on-line. No other mode of application will be accepted. Nominations may be submitted by another nurse, a principal, a director or a parent.

2022 Recipient

Jordan Groto