CLINIC HOURS 7:40 PM to 3:10 pm/PHONE: 817-815-4720 FAX: 817-815-4750
Nurse Sandra Brenneman, BA, BSN, RN
ALL STUDENTS MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING VACCINATIONS:
- DTAP (Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis) 4 - 5 doses, 1 dose after the student's 4th birthday and BEFORE kindergarten starts
- Polio 3- 4 doses - 1 dose after the student's 4th birthday and BEFORE kindergarten starts
- MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella) 2 doses required
- Hepatitis B - 3 doses
- Varicella - 2 doses
- Hepatitis A - 2 doses, 1st dose received after 1st birthday
ATTENTION 5th graders :: You may need a DTAP dose before entering middle school (age 11).
- Ask your doctor about :: The MENB Shot TOO. Prevents group B bacterial meningitis that can kill and maim in hours. Must have a meningococcal vaccine before 7th grade.
HEALTH OFFICE REMINDERS
- Very Important!!! Keep your emergency contact information current.
- Report communicable diseases. For example: strep, chicken pox, flu and lice.
- All medications must have a Doctor's written order (see Forms & Policies) ... even over the counter medications like Tylenol (acetaminophen), Advil (ibuprofen) and allergy eye drops.
HEALTHY STUDENTS MAKE BETTER LEARNERS
It is recommended that your student should stay at home if any of these symptoms exist:
- Fever 100.0 or greater
- Fever within the last 24 hours
- Vomiting within the last 24 hours
- Unexplained rash
- Redness, inflammation or drainage from eyes
- Severe cold symptoms
- Students should only return to school:
- when temperature is normal for the past 24 hours without fever-reducing medication like Tylenol or Ibuprofen
- when diarrhea and or vomiting has stopped for a full 24 hours without the aid of medication
- after student takes prescribed antibiotic medication for 24 hours prior to returning to school
- and the student feels well enough to be in school for a full day
Items always needed in the nurse's clinic:
- Medium sized gloves
- Small cups
- Variety sized band aids
- Clorox wipes
- New 4T-5T boys and girls underwear and socks