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Nurse Cantara's Announcements
Scoliosis screenings will be conducted for grades 6,7, & 8 in the spring of 2016. If your child has been screened by their own physician, please forward the physical exam directly to the nurse . If you have any questions, please feel free to call Mrs. Cantara RN at 774-318-1582.
Height and Weight Screenings
The Nurse will be doing height and weight assessments with BMI calculations for all 7th graders. If you wish to opt out of the BMI screening please submit your request in writing. If your child has had a physical exam with his/her Physician please send it in with your child. If you have any further questions in regards to this screening, please feel free to call Mrs. Cantara at 774-318-1582.
Grade 7 Parents/Guardians
School immunization requirements have changed this year. For entry into the 7th grade all students must have a second chicken pox vaccine, a tetanus booster(TDAP), and 2 doses of measles/mumps/rubella(MMR). Massachusetts school immunization requirements can be found on the Massachusetts Department of Public Health website: www.massgov/dph/imm.
Please return any physician documented immunization records of your 7th graders , if updates haven't been submitted as of yet. Your student may be excluded from school if these state required immunizations are not completed(Massachusetts General Law: Chapter 76, Section 15).
We are pleased to join Harrington Memorial Hospital and the Southbridge Board of Health to offer Seasonal Flu Mist Nasal Influenza vaccine to the students at Southbridge Middle High School. This flu clinic will be held on Thursday October 29, 2015 from 12-2 pm. More information will be sent home with students at a later date.
Southbridge Middle/High School will be hosting the Mobile Dentist on Friday November 6, 2015. We will be distributing the dental forms home on Wednesday August 26, 2015. If you would like your child to participate, please complete the form and return it to Mrs. Cantara no later than Friday September 11, 2015.
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