Attention 5th Grade Parents
Letters went home about the immunizations that are REQUIRED for your child to attend 6th grade. These forms need to be filled out by the pediatrician BEFORE your child may return to school in September. If you have any questions contact the nurseís office.
Medications in School
Medication administration in school will only be permitted when the studentís health and continuing attendance in school so requires, AND WHEN THE MEDICATION IS PRESCRIBED BY A PHYSICIAN.
NO MEDICATION will be administered to students in school except by the school nurse-teacher or the studentís parent.
All medication must be delivered to the school nurse-teacher in its ORIGINAL LABELED CONTAINER BY THE PARENT/GUARDIAN and must be accompanied by a physicianís written and signed statement of:
A FORM CONVENIENT FOR THESE PURPOSES IS AVAILABLE FROM THE SCHOOL NURSE-TEACHER AND ONLINE
If your child suffers an injury outside of school, please notify the School Nurse as soon as possible. A doctorís note is required to keep a child from participating in gym. If a child is excused from gym, during outside recess they will go to the nurseís office. We ask that they bring a book or work to do. The child will return to gym and outside recess ONLY WITH A DOCTORíS NOTE. Any questions please contact the nurseís office.