Student Health Nurse

Lisa Ferris
575 3096 ext 865

Please feel free to phone with any concerns about your child’s health, or if you need advice or referral to other services, such as Dental, Hearing and Vision Services, Dietician, Public Health Nurses, Community Nursing Services.

Please make sure we know about any special health needs or conditions your child may have. 

I am available for clinical consultations for students by appointment. Appointments can be made at student reception.  All consultations are strictly confidential.

HEEADSS assessments

Adolescence is a time of growth and development and can be challenging for some.

Our School Nurse Lisa Ferris will be conducting health checks on  students using the Ministry of Health’s “ HEEADSSS” assessment tool.  This includes a range of questions relating to home, school, eating, drug/oh, depression, sexuality and safety.  Any health risks identified will have the appropriate support offered to student and family. If you wish to discuss this further please contact the nurse on Ext  865.

Clinical Hours:

Monday: 9.00am to 2.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am to 2.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am to 2.00pm
Friday: 9.00am to 2.00pm

Medical Doctors Clinics

Doctors from Mount Medical Centre

Clinical Hours:

Monday 1.00pm to 2.00pm
Friday 1.00pm to 2.00pm

You will need to make a nurse’s appointment at student reception to see the nurse prior to obtaining a doctors appointment


Physio from Body in Motion, Free for ACC claims
Phone 927 3330 to book appointments

Clinic Hours:

Monday: 8.30am to 12.00pm
Tuesday: 8.30am to 12.00pm
Wednesday: 8.30am to 12.00pm
Thursday: 8.30am to 12.00pm