Hello Ridge families!
Listed below are links to information you may need for the new school year.
Immunizations required to attend Pre K through 5th grade
If medication is needed during the school day-
Medication Orders The doctor completes the front of the form and parent permission is on the back.
Guidelines for Prescription Medication during school
Guidelines for Over-The-Counter Medications during school
Epi Pen Procedures
Record of Physical Examination (Physical Form)- Must be completed within nine months prior to entering the public school system or within six months after entering the system. The parent completes page two and the medical provider completes pages three and four.
Blood Lead Testing Certificate- Required on entry to Pre K, kindergarten or first grade.
Student Health Information- Perfect for updating medical and/or contact information.
New information on Head Lice
August 10, 2012 letter informing parents of changes in Head Lice protocol
Head Lice Fact Sheet
Head Lice- A Real Head Scratcher for Parent/Legal Guardians
https://www.cdc.gov/flu/pdf/freeresources/updated/a-flu-guide-for-parents.pdf - resource from the CDC about the Flu
Beverly Morrison, LPN
School Nurse, Ridge Elementary School
301-872-0200 ext 2