June 23, 2024

Witt Named Kansas School Nurse of the Year

Courtesy of USD 457

The Kansas School Nurse Organization presented its 2019 School Nurse of the Year award to Polly Witt, RN, during the state conference held July 16th – 19th in Wichita, Kansas.  Witt served as the Health Services Coordinator for Garden City Public Schools and recently retired from the district.

Witt has been with Garden City Public School for 30 years. She influenced students and staff to make healthier decisions and encouraged her coworkers to go the extra mile to help students and staff to be successful.

Witt’s passion for school health and dedication to improving not only students’ health but also working to create a healthier community has led to her recognition as the Kansas School Nurse Organization’s Nurse of the Year.