End of Year Healthroom Reminders

HEALTHROOM REMINDERS

MEDICATION

If your child currently has medication in the health room, please plan to pick up the medication by the last full day of school, June 6.  If your child needs to take medication the last abbreviated day (June 9, 9-11:30am) please send us a written note and plan to pick the medication up at time of dismissal. Medication cannot be sent home with students. Medications that are not picked up will be discarded, per district policy.

FORMS

Required physical, dental and medication forms will be placed in your child’s report card.   Required forms are also on the web:www.pennmanor.net, Blogs at PM, PM Nurse. Completed forms may be faxed, mailed or sent to school with your child by the first day of school, August 25.

IMMUNIZATIONS

Children attending 7th grade in 2014-2015 as recommended by the Center for Disease Control, American Academy of Pediatrics, and Advisory Committee of Immunization Practices must have:

  • 1 dose of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap)

(if 5 years has elapsed since last tetanus immunization)

  • 1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV)