Missy Perry, nurse at Brandon Elementary, received the Lufkin ISD Purple Heart of Excellence Award for January. The award is given monthly to a nurse who has demonstrated extraordinary care of students, detailed records, problem-solving skills among other life-saving skills.

Mrs. Jan Fulbright, director of nursing, said, “Missy is always positive and has a contagious smile. Her heart for students is amazing. Also, Missy is a certified radiology technician (RT) with an associate’s degree from Angelina College.”

Nurse Perry started at Lufkin High School in 2015 and has been at Brandon Elementary since 2016.

Thank you, Nurse Perry, for your sweet, kind spirit serving our students!