Nancy Cliff, RNRoom 113
New York State Education Law prohibits school personnel from administering medication to students. We understand that there will be cases when it is necessary to take medication during school hours. At these times, the school nurse can cooperate with the family and the doctor. Please call the nurse for details on dispensing medicine of any kind.
10th grade / 201:NYS school health requires up to date physicals for all 10th grade students. The physicals need to be dated after 9/6/2015 to be valid for the 2016-2017 year. Letters were sent out to remind those students who have not submitted them.11th grade / 301:
All 11th graders need to see their health care providers about the meningococcal vaccine which is required for all students in 12th grade.
12th grade / 401:Seniors need to be up to date with their meningococcal vaccine prior to the start of the school year.
Athletes:All students trying out for a sport needs to see the nurse prior to the start of the season to review the paperwork required to participate. Generally a current physical, health history within the year, and a sports update form are all required.