Nurse's Office

COVID-19

See this link to find COVID-19 vaccination sites in  Delaware County.
Instructions for those with symptoms of COVID-19.
What you can do after you are fully vaccinated.
COVID-19 Symptoms
What to when you have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19.
What to do if you are living in close quarters with a person with COVID-19.
10th Grade Students: 11th grade physicals can be sent in now.
Verification of the 10th grade student receiving a physical and an immunization against the meningococcal virus, after the age of 16,can be sent in at this time.  The physical for the 11th grade student is due September 2021.
THIS IS REQUIRED FOR THE STUDENT TO ENTER AS A SENIOR. 
Please email the form (flake@cohs.com) or have your student deliver it to my office.
A copy of the PIAA  physical is acceptable with immunizations

Important Reminders:   

Marple Newtown Medication Policy    

 All prescribed medication must be accompanied by a physician prescription, parent signature and the medication in its original container with the prescription label. A form is available on the side bar for medication to be given at school. Medication will not be given without the proper permission and the medication label that is up-to-date.

 
New Students must provide the required immunizations with a physical report.
 
Physicals
The State Of Pennsylvania requires all students to provide a completed physical form before entering 11th grade.  Physicals dated within the previous school year are accepted.
 
Immunization requirements are on link in the menu on the side bar. NOTE. The meningococcal shot date must be presented to the school nurse and is to include administrators signature BEFORE ENTERING 12TH GRADE.
 
Emergency cards/over-the-counter medication permission.
Please complete this card when you receive it on the first day of school and return the next day. Please check that you have completed the front and back. Over-the-counter medication permission is on the back of the card. Medications available in the health office are acetaminophen, ibuprofen and Tums.
 
Requirement for the release of the sick student.
Students leaving from the health office require an adult listed on the emergency card to be transport home. The sick student may not drive home.
 
 
Thank you,
Mrs. Lake, RN, BSN, CSN
Ext. 1835
flake@cohs.com
Health services are provided by a Certified School Nurse of the Marple Newtown School District. The school nurse adheres to the MNSD polices. The health service carries out state mandates and promotes healthy lifestyles.