• NURSE NOTES

    Immunizations

    ALL 6th grade students will need to show proof of the following immunizations.

    • 1 dose of tetanus - diptheria-acellular pertussis vaccine (Tdap) given on or after 10 years of age.
    • 2 doses of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine on or after first birthday and separated by age-appropriate interval or written history of disease.  A signed written statement from parent indicating month and year of chickenpox disease is sufficient for history.
    • 1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4)
    • Bring updated shot records to the clinic as soon as possible.
    • If your child is non-compliant due to medical and/or religious reasons a waiver must be sent to the clinic.  This waiver must be updated every school year.

    If your child has a scheduled appointment to receive their immunizations, please phone or e-mail the nurse with the appointment (rothgebj@centergrove.k12.in.us)

    MEDICATIONS

    State law requires the following:

    • No student can be in possession of prescription or non-prescription drugs in school.
    • All medications have to be stored in the nurse’s office.
    • Prescription medications have to be in their original container with dosage directions on the label.
    • Non-prescription medications (e.g. Tylenol/Advil) have to be stored in the nurse’s office with a parent note. This includes cough drops.
    • Students are expected to take all medications to the nurse’s office immediately upon arrival at school.
    Health Conditions

    Please check Skyward for your child’s known Health Conditions.  If you see that a condition needs to be added or deleted, please e-mail the nurse at rothgebj@centergrove.k12.in.us and she will update your child’s Skyward account.