Welcome to the Tamanend Health Office
Our goal is to ensure that our students are able to enjoy a healthy and safe school year
IMPORTANT INFO 2021/2022
All students entering 7th grade must have received the TDAP VACCINE and the MENINGOCOCCAL VACCINE by the 5th day of school. Please send an up to date copy of your child's immunization report to email@example.com.
All 7th grade students must also submit a dental exam by October 15th, 2021. Please see the link below for the dental form that your dentist must fill out. Please have your student turn in the dental form directly to the nurse's office.
Click here for Dental Form
STUDENTS SENT HOME FROM SCHOOL WITH POSSIBLE COVID SYMPTOMS
iN ORDER TO RETURN TO SCHOOL, THE STUDENT MUST HAVE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING THREE THINGS:
1) BE SYMPTOM FREE (STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REMAIN HOME FOR 3 DAYS IF THEY HAVE SYMPTOMS
2) MUST HAVE A NEGATIVE COVID TEST
3) A DOCTOR'S NOTE STATING SYMPTOMS ARE DUE TO ALLERGIES, UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTION OR SOMETHING OTHER THAN COVID
FREE AND REDUCED LUNCH! YOU MUST REAPPLY BY OCTOBER 15TH!!
EVEN THOUGH LUNCHES ARE FREE THIS YEAR, YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO REAPPLY AS YOUR STATUS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH OCTOBER 15TH OF 2022
AND YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO OTHER PROGRAMS/BENEFITS
NURSES NOTES NEWSLETTER
CDC CORONAVIRUS LINKPIAA SPORTS PHYSICALS DO NOT GET TURNED IN TO THE NURSE'S OFFICE. STUDENTS SHOULD GIVE THEM DIRECTLY TO THEIR COACHES. YOU MUST HAVE THE DOCTOR FILL OUT THE ACTUAL PIAA FORM SECTION 6.
FREE/REDUCED LUNCH APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED EVERY YEAR AND ARE DUE BY OCTOBER 15, 2021 IF YOU WISH TO CONTINUE TO RECEIVE FREE/REDUCED LUNCH!!!
PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK TO THE LEFT TO APPLY ONLINE OR SEE THE NURSE FOR A PAPER APPLICATION ASAP!!!!!
7TH GRADE DENTAL EXAMS ARE DUE BY OCTOBER 15TH. ANY EXAM SINCE 9/1/2020 IS ACCEPTABLE
PLEASE HAVE YOUR STUDENT TURN THEIR DENTAL EXAM FORM IN TO THE NURSE'S OFFICE DIRECTLYDO YOU KNOW THE SIGNS/SYMPTOMS OF A CONCUSSION?HEADACHEDIZZINESSFOGGINESSFEELING "OUT OF IT"SENSITIVITY TO LIGHT AND/OR NOISECHANGE IN SLEEPING PATTERNCONFUSIONBALANCE ISSUESMORE EMOTIONAL/IRRITABLEIF YOUR STUDENT HAS HIT THEIR HEAD OR RECEIVED A JOLT TO THE BODY/HEAD AND IS DISPLAYING THESE SYMPTOMS, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER AND THE SCHOOL NURSE.
Health Office StaffLauren Myrtetus RN, BSN, Certified School Nurse (M, T, Th, F)firstname.lastname@example.orgKaren Sammler, RN, Staff Nurse (M, T, W, Th, F)Heather Blady, RN, Staff Nurse (W)
Lauren Myrtetus: 267-893-2915
Health Office: 267-893-2940
Fax number: 267-893-5818