I may help you with specific concerns or questions for your family. If you have any questions feel free to contact me by by telephone at 812-268-2760.

Susan M. Tincher, RN, BSN
School Nurse


Head Lice Management

Useful information and answers to FAQ’s

Head Lice are parasitic insects found on the heads of people. Accurate information is essential in treating this common problem.

You may also want to check out “CDC Lice Infestation” and “IN State Dept of Health Quick Facts About… Head lice” and “Harvard Head Lice Info” for up-to-date and accurate information about head lice detection, treatment, and prevention strategies.

Avian Flu Information

Links to information on Bird Flu and Pandemic Influenza

Southwest School Corporation is currently preparing for pandemic influenza. We advise planning and preparations be made by you for your family.

Information concerning pandemic flu and what you can do can be found at the U.S. Government’s Official Website and The Indiana Department of Education’sPamdemic Flu Information Center.

Meningococcal Disease

Info regarding the causes, symptoms, spread, and vaccines

Indiana law requires that all schools distribute information concerning Meningococcal disease (Meningitis) including the causes, symptoms, and spread of the disease and places where you may obtain additional information and vaccinations for your children.

Please click on “Meningococcal Disease FAQ’s” for answers to frequently asked questions about meningitis. You may also click on “Meningococcal – Centers for Disease Control”,“Meningococcal – IN Dept of Education”, or “Meningococcal – IN State Dept of Health” for more information.

Please contact your health care provider for specific instructions regarding your child.