A Kentucky School Nurse Faces The Pandemic As Her ‘Hotspot’ District Reopens  Thursday, Aug 27 2020 

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Tina Ryan knows the hallways of East Calloway Elementary better than most. Besides working as a school nurse here for 20 years, Ryan, who is 55, was also a student here herself. 

“I’m probably one of the older ones here as far as staff and things. Or maybe the oldest one here,” she said with a laugh. “I was happy to know I was coming to East Elementary when I got the job. Because I was an alumni here.”

A pencil-shaped sign that reads “Nurse’s Office” hangs in the hallway next to her door, with all the classic supplies of a veteran nurse inside: tongue depressors, a blood pressure cuff, itch cream “bug bites all the time” and loads of bandages and band-aids. 


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Best Public Elementary Schools In Louisville Metro 2018 Thursday, Oct 5 2017 

Niche.com, a website that analyzes schools and neighborhoods, has released its 2018 rankings of the best public elementary schools.The rankings are based on factors that include state test scores, student-teacher ratio, student diversity, teacher quality, grade school ratings, and the overall quality of the school district. (You can read more about the methodology here.) Read more