For 2021-2022 School Year
Routine screening for hearing, vision and scoliosis will be performed this year. You will receive a call with a follow-up letter in the mail if any concerns are noted. Screenings are performed on new entrants, along with any students in grades 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11 if their Primary Health Care provider did not do it at the time of their health exam. Screenings may also be requested by parents and/or teachers/staff of any student if there are concerns.
- Sports Physicals will not be offered at school this year.
- Physicals are required within 12 months of the start of sports.
- Physicals are required within 12 months of the start of school for the following grades: Any new student 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, & 11.
- Vaccines requirements must be met within 14 days of the start of school for NYS residents. If transferring from out of state, requirements must be met within 30days. School exclusion is required by law if immunization requirements are not met. Please check with myself or your child's health care provider to see if your child is up to date. Religious exemptions are no longer allowed in NYS.
BMI Opt out
Guidelines for Keeping Children Home from School
NYDOH: Parents Fight Flu
Commissioner’s Determination on COVID-19 Testing Pursuant to 10 NYCRR 2.62 September 2, 2021
Warren County Public Health Website
NYS Immunization Requirements 2021-2022
NYS Health Appraisal Form (School Physical Form)
NYSED Interval Health History for Athletics
COVID-19 Protocols & Info
A student should remain home if they display any ONE of the following symptoms:
-Fever > or equal to 100 degrees Fahrenheit or feeling feverish or with chills
-Loss of taste or smell
-Fatigue/feeling of tiredness
-Shortness of breath or trouble breathing
-Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
-Muscle pain or body aches
-Nasal congestion/runny nose
******If your child has a chronic condition/diagnosis that could cause any of these symptoms, please provide documentation from their health care provider. At times, this is helpful to avoid unnecessary testing/missed days of school. However, at times, if the symptoms appear to be infectious and not potentially from the chronic condition, testing will be still be required.*******
We are able to accept home COVID-19 tests. If you need a test please let me know.
To Report a Positive COVID-19 home test kit to Warren County Public Health Click this link: https://warrencountyny.gov/COVIDHomeTestReport