REMINDER TO ALL PARENTS!
Medicines of any kind (which includes ALL OTCs….Tylenol, Advil, nasal sprays, etc.) are not allowed to be carried or taken by students unless they are accompanied by an MD note, permission slip from you and are cleared with the nurse. Please adhere to this policy for the safety of everyone in school.
As a reminder, all incoming 6th graders who have reached the age of 11 years, will need a current TDAP and Meningococcal immunization by the first day of school. Various health forms are located on the district website.
Thank you for your cooperation!
For any questions, please feel free to call (732) 452-2870, ext. 33010
OCTOBER 15, 2019 IS THE DEADLINE FOR WINTER SPORTS PAPERWORK.
BASKETBALL AND CO-ED WRESTLING ARE THE SPORTS OFFERED.
All completed forms MUST be submitted to the school nurse by the deadline as they MUST be reviewed by the school physician to be cleared to participate. Failure to submit paperwork by the due date will exclude students from participating.
For more information, please review the Frequently Asked Questions, which are available at: http://www.state.nj.us/education/students/safety/health/services/athlete/faq.pdf
CLEARANCE FOR SPORTS/INTRAMURAL ACTIVITIES:
A current physical must be completed on Form #14A by your medical provider within 365 days of the first practice and have completed the Student-Athlete Cardiac Assessment professional development module.
If the physical is on file with the nurse on the appropriate forms and within 365 days, the updated Health History Form #14G can be submitted to the nurse. An updated Health History Form must be completed before each season or sport the student is participating in.
Form 14G - Health History Update for Interscholastic and/or Intramural Participation
FORMS AVAILABLE IF MEDICAL CONDITIONS EXIST:
Medications of any kind, including over-the-counter medications such as Tylenol, Advil, eye drops, etc., are not allowed to be carried or taken by students in school without a written doctor's order and parental written permission.
Medication orders must be on the district’s approved medication order form. The forms are available on the district's website https://www.edison.k12.nj.us/