Health Room News

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 3:30pm

Medication Pick-up

This is a friendly reminder from the health room that the end of the school year is fast approaching. The last day of School is June 20th; the school day will end at 12:55 pm. All medications, spacers, nebulizer machines, and diabetic supplies in the health room must be picked up by June 20th at 1pm.

If your child does not frequently use his/her medication and you would like to pick it up prior to June 20th you may do so. All medication that is not picked up will be destroyed according to Howard County Health Services policy. Your student’s medication will NOT be kept for the next school year.

NEW Requirements for the 2014-15 school year are:

  • 2 doses of the Varicella vaccine for entry to Kindergarten
  • 1 dose of Tdap vaccine for entry into 7th grade
  • 1 dose of the Meningococcal vaccine for entry into 7th grade.