Mrs. Schmitt is a graduate of Miami Valley Hospital School of Nursing, Miami University, and Wright State. She is a bachelor’s prepared registered nurse with a school nurse certificate and has enjoyed working part time at St. Joseph since 2008. She previously worked as a nurse at Fort Hamilton Hospital for 22 years. At school, her duties include meeting with the parents of students who have special medical needs; performing health screenings; administering medications; teaching staff pertinent medical information and skills; acting as a liaison between families, students, and medical offices; keeping student medical records according to State codes; teaching puberty class, and caring for ill and injured students.
Mrs. Schmitt and her husband have three adult daughters and two furry, loving dogs. She says it has been a pleasure working as a school nurse at St. Joseph, where the students have good manners and respect for others.