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**All students entering 6th grade will need to provide supporting documentation that they have received the tetanus booster (TDAP) as of September 2018.**

**Students in Grades 7, 8, & 9 are required to have one dose of Meningitis Vaccine. Students in 12th grade are required to have two does of meningitis vaccine or 1 dose if first dose given after age 16. Please provide the school with supporting documentation that your child has received this immunization as of September 2018.**

 
2018-2019 School Health Regulation Updates:
 

Health Appraisals

  • A physical examination, dated within 12 months prior, including Body Mass Index and Weight Status Category Information is required for all newly entering students and students in Pre-Kindergarten or Kindergarten, Grades 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11th. Our school physician recommends that your child receive their physical by his/ her own primary care physician.

 

Dental Certificates

  • A dental certificate is requested for all newly entering students and students in Kindergarten, Grades 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11th.

Vision

  • Distance acuity for all newly entering students and students in Kindergarten, Grades 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11th.
  • Near vision acuity and color perception screening for all newly entering students and grades 1, 3, 5, 7, 11th.

Hearing

  • Hearing screening for all newly entering students and students in Kindergarten, Grades 1, 3, 5, 7 and 11.

Scoliosis

  • Scoliosis (spinal curvature) screening for girls in Grades 5 & 7 and for boys grade 9 .

 

A letter will be sent home if there are any findings on the screening done at school that would cause concern or need medical follow-up.  Please call the school’s Health Office if you have any questions or concerns.