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    EMERGECNY CARDS

    ATTENTION PARENTS-

    It is required to have an Emergency card on file for each student. Please make sure you complete the Student Emergency Health and Accident form that was sent home with your child and have your child return it to the health office. 

     

     AMMENDED IMMUNIZATION REGULATIONS
    Children who attend a licensed child care center and preschoolers MUST receive annual influenza vaccinations AND a pneumococcal vaccine.

    In addition, children born after January 1, 1997 and enrolled in Grade 6 or transferring into a New Jersey school from another state or country.
    will be required to receive a booster dose of the diptheria, tetanus and pertussis vaccine as well as one dose of a 
    Meningococcal vaccine

     

     

     Administration of Medication in school and on school-sponsored trips

    Our school Medication ADMINISTRATION Form must accompany the medication and be completed and signed by your child’s

    physician, and signed by the parents. 

    The form also applies to over -the -counter medications including Tylenol, Advil, and cough drops.

    No medication will be accepted if not in it's original container. Medications WILL NOT be accepted in plastic baggies.

     ATTENTION PARENTS

    All medication MUST BE  DROPPED OFF TO THE NURSE IN THE HEALTH OFFICE ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL.
    THIS INCLUDES ALL OVER THE COUNTER AND PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION, EPI-PENS AND INHALERS 
     
     **ATTENTION 8TH GRADE PARENTS**
     
    • All medication for the 8th grade  trip MUST be brought into the health office by DATE to be determined 2024.
    • Medication forms are REQUIRED to have medication administered to your child.
    • All medications administered in school/ OR on trips must be brought in by the parent/guardian.
    • In the original container and be clearly labeled.  
     
     
    Attention incoming 6th grade parents

    The New Jersey Department of Health requires all students entering the sixth grade to receive
    2 immunizations:

    Tdap
    Meningoccal
    ALL Immunization RECORDS and Physical Examination Sports Athletic Forms are due to the health office
    by August 15, 2023. Any questions or concerns, PLEASE contact me on 201-337-8185. 
     
     
    Physical Examinations for High School
     
    ALL current eighth grade students must have a current physical to enter high school. The
    examinations must be within the last 
    365 days of 
    the start of the school year.