Marvell-Elaine School District (MESD) held it’s Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on October 12, 2018.
are excited about our health center and the benefits it will provide
for our students. And...we hope you are too.” said Dr. Cottoms in her
welcome to the many guests who came out to help celebrate the grand
opening of the MESD School Based Health Center. The School Based Health
Center is expected to curve student absenteeism, and assist in keeping
students and employees healthier, thereby improving student achievement.
Dr. Cottoms said the clinic would not be possible without the
assistance and encouragement of the Health Unit at ADE, the help of our
partners, East Arkansas Family Health Centers, our community and all of
the MESD School Based Health Center is only open three days a week,
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of each week, and only services MESD
employees and students. In the future more days will be added and the
center will be open to the community .
For more information about the
center contact Ms. Latonia Cox, School Based Health Coordinator of the
MESD School Based Health Center, at (870) 829-1221.