• What is required to start school?

    •Immunizations – including Varicella (Chicken Pox) after first birthday, DTap and Polio Boosters (or 4th dose after 4th Bday)
    •Immunizations must be on file in order to start Kindergarten
    •Physical Exam -  completed after July 1, 2013
     
    Medication Policy  
    •Medication form with physician signature  & parental consent
    •Original container
    •Parent must drop off medication. Children are not allowed to deliver medications.
    •Cough drops need a note from parent, each year.
    •Any questions please call me ext 6506
     
    Communicable Diseases:
    •A doctor’s note is required when your child has been absent with such illnesses as strep throat, scarlet fever or questionable rashes.  If you have any questions, please keep in touch with me.
     
     SICK DAY GUIDELINES:
    •Fever over 100.4 degrees
    •Undiagnosed rash
    •Vomiting/diarrhea
    •Red, watery eye with yellow discharge
    •Symptoms that prevent them from participating in school, i.e. uncontrollable    nasal discharge, excessive coughing or  fatigue, sore throat.
    •Please keep your child home for 24 hours after vomiting or diarrhea has stopped.
    •Student’s should be fever free for 24 hours without fever-reducing medication before returning to school.
     
     Orthopedic Injuries
    •If your child comes in with an ace bandage, splint, arm sling please come in with him or her to the health office with a Doctor’s note.
    •A crutch order is necessary from your Doctor.
    •A Doctor’s note is needed to be excused from Physical Education Class
     
    Food Allergies Can Be Life-Threatening!
    •Only non-food items, such as pencils, erasers and stickers, may be sent to school to celebrate a student’s birthday.
    •Other celebrations containing food items must be pre-approved by the Principal and a full list of ingredients must be sent in 7 days prior to the celebration.
    •Please avoid sending in products that may contain nut products.
     
    As per the student handbook:
    •Shirts must meet pants, no spaghetti straps
    •In hot weather, shorts of “reasonable length are permitted
    •For safety reasons, sandals, flip flops, high heels are not permitted.
    •On PE days, dresses are not appropriate and sneakers should be worn.