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SPORTS UPDATE**Any student who plans on participating in a SPRING sport, TRACK, here at VMS must have an updated Pre-participationPhysical Evaluation form AND History Form on file in the health office.Please see the nurse to make sure all the proper forms are completed. Forms can be found on my website.**All SPRING Sport Pre-participation and History forms are due no later then MARCH 13, 2020Administraition of Medication in school and on School sponsored Trip
Our school Medication ADMINISTRATION Form must accompany the medication and be completed and signed by your child’s
physician, and signed by the parent.The form also applies to over -the -counter medications including Tylenol, Advil, and cough drops.
No medication will be excepted if not in it's original containers. Medication will not be accepted in plastic baggies**ATTENTION 8TH GRADE PARENTS**
Attention incoming 6th grade parents
- All medication for the Philadelphia trip MUST be brougt into the health office by Friday May 15, 2020.
- 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.
The New Jersey Department of Health requires all student's entering the sixth grade to receive2 immunizations:
ALL Immunization RECORDS and Sports Athletic Forms are due to the health officeby August 14, 2020. Any questions or concerns PLEASE contact me at 201-337-8185.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 INHALERSPhysical Examinations for High SchoolALL current eighth grade students must have a current physical to enter high school. Theexaminations must be within the last365 days ofthe start of the school year.
AMMENDED IMMUNIZATION REGULATIONS
Children who attend a licensed child care center and preschoolers MUST receive annual influenza vaccinations AND a pneumoccocal 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 countrywill be required to receive a booster dose of the diptheria, tetanus and pertussis vaccine as well as one dose of a