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PDF Am I well enough to go to school?   --  Information on expectations for when to keep your child home, and when to send them to school, related to illness.
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Hiawatha and Howe Health offices

Virtual Health Office


Welcome Huskies!

Our goal is to provide a healthy & safe environment for children to learn and grow.

The Licensed School Nurse at Hiawatha and Howe is Angie McCracken, RN.

Her email is: angelia.mccracken@mpls.k12.mn.us. Her phone # is (612) 668-4637, feel free to leave a voice mail any time.      

On Tuesdays and Fridays you can press 1 to be transferred to her phone at Howe. 

She is at Hiawatha on Monday and Thursday from 8:00- 4:00 pm.

She is at Howe on Tuesdays from 8-4, and Fridays from 8-12.

Hiawatha Health office's phone number is (612)668-4614- this is also the attendance line, our Fax number is (612)668-4620.

Our Health Services Assistant at Hiawatha is Azuar'de Walls.

Howe Health Office's phone number is (612)668-4645- this is also the attendance line, our Fax number is (612)668-4650

Our Health Assistant at Howe is Holly Beckett-Boldt. 


Below is a link to many commonly used health forms, including froms and policies for medication at school:



For special Dietary needs, including food allergies and lactose intolerance


http://nutritionservices.mpls.k12.mn.us/uploads/medical_statement_2012_with_fax.pdf (special diet statement- needed for students with food allergies/ special diets who eat school lunch)

http://nutritionservices.mpls.k12.mn.us/uploads/medical_statement_lactose_intolerance.pdf (lactose intolerance)