• The Rudyard Area Schools Wellness Center

     Offering FREE Services for our students ages 10-21
    Karen Perkins, BSN RN 
     Karen Perkins is our Wellness Center nurse and program coordinator.  She has been working at the clinic since it opened in the fall of 2011.  Some of the services she provides to our students include first aid, chronic disease case management, nutrition education and counseling, reproductive health education and support, and tobacco cessation groups.  She received her bachelors degree in nursing from LSSU in 2007 and worked at WMH for 4 years before taking the position here at Rudyard Schools.  Her experience prior to this position was OB, Medical/Surgical, and Psychiatric nursing.  She is married and has three children, two of whom graduated from Rudyard and one who currently attends RAS.  She loves the outdoors and enjoys spending time hunting, fishing, and camping with her family.
    You can contact Mrs. Perkins by email at kperkins@eupschools.org  or by phone (906) 478-3771 x 6118 



     Jessica Duncan, LLMSW 



    Ms. Duncan  graduated from Northern Michigan University with her undergraduate degree in Social Work with a minor in human behavior.  She went on to graduate from Michigan State University with her Masters in Clinical Social work, specializing in School Social Work. Ms. Duncan is excited to be in Rudyard doing what she loves and is eager to help each student take back control of their mental health, their lives, and their learning experience here at Rudyard.


    You can contact Ms. Duncan by email at jdduncan1@eupschools.org or by phone (906)478-3771 x6119