School Nurse

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Notes from the Nurse

PHYSICAL EXAMS: NYS requires examinations for all students in grades K, 2, 4, 7 & 10. Exams may be completed by your child’s physician or our school physician, Dr. Emile Benardot, will complete the exam at school.

You can find Physical Forms and the Interval Health History forms in the downloads section.

Did you know that covering your cough will stop the spread of germs?

Flu (Influenza)

Influenza (the flu) is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs caused by influenza viruses. There are many different influenza viruses that are constantly changing. Flu viruses cause illness, hospital stays and deaths in the United States each year.

The flu can be very dangerous for children. Each year about 20,000 children younger than 5 years old are hospitalized from flu complications, like pneumonia. MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND HERE

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Valuable information about live has been provided by the school nurse.

Up-to-Date Information

A student’s health and medical history are important. Up-to-date information ensures that we are aware of each

student’s individual needs. Please be sure we have the most up-to-date health information for your child. Please be sure to let us know if there has been a change of phone number or person to call if parents are unavailable.

Notes from the Nurse

PHYSICAL EXAMS: NYS requires examinations for all students in grades K, 2, 4, 7 & 10. Exams may be completed by your child’s physician or our school physician, Dr. Emile Benardot, will complete the exam at school.

You can find Physical Forms and the Interval Health History forms in the downloads section.

Did you know that covering your cough will stop the spread of germs?

Wash Your Hands

Did you know that hand washing is the most important step we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others? When should I wash my hands?


Medication Authorization form

Did you know that an authorization form must be completed and new form must be completed each school year if your child receives medication (prescription or over the counter) during the hours he/she is attending school? Please remember to pick up meds at the end of the school year.

MEDICAL AUTHORIZATION FORM

Concussion Information

Did you know that concussions are the most common of all head injuries resulting from a bump or jolt to the head? All athletes must follow the “Return to Play Protocol”. Additional information for parents on concussion

Check the list below for some of the most commonly requested forms and letters from the school nurses' office.