West Perry School District
Amanda Davis, RN
789-3931 ext. 5408
Karen Magee, RN CSN
789-3012 ext. 6303
Erin Willow-Hoffman, LPN
536-3219 ext 3504
Lisa Liddick, LPN
582-4256 ext 4205
New Bloomfield Elementary
(click on above link for New Bloomfield Elementary Nurse Office site)
Dianne Kindig, RN
Student in grades 7, 3 and Kindergarten must have a completed dental exam on file with the school.
Students in grades 11, 6 and Kindergarten must have a completed physical exam on file with the school.
All students enrolling in West Perry in grades K through 12 must have the state required immunizations (see left side bar) Students in 7th grade and above are also required to have a tetanus (Tdap) and meningitis booster.
The school nurses/healthroom aides work on the assumption that you have made the decision your child is well enough to attend school. Please consider keeping your child at home if he or she: has a fever of 100 degrees or higher (without being medicated), has been vomiting, has a severe sore throat, or other symptoms that would prevent him or her from participating in class. Click here for more suggested sick day guidelines..
Nurse's News Bites
Changes to Immunization Requirements
for 2017-18 School Year
1. Proof of vaccination must be provided within the first 5 days of school (August 30th)or risk exclusion for all grade levels.
2. Seniors must provide proof of at least one dose of meningitis vaccine (Menactra, MCV) after their 16th birthday.
For more information, please refer to the Department of Health's website Don't Wait - Vaccinate or read the attached flyer
School physicals are due for all students in Kindergarten, 6th and 11th grades. If you have a private physical exam form completed, please turn it in to your school nurse ASAP. Failure to turn in a mandatory physical may result in loss of privileges such as parking permits, Prom tickets, club participation, etc.
School dentals are due for all students in Kindergarten, 3rd and 7th grade students. If you have a private dental exam form completed, please turn it in to your school nurse ASAP. Failure to turn in a mandatory dentals may result in loss of privileges such as club participation, etc.
FALL SPORTS PHYSICALS
Students participating in a school sponsored fall sport may get the required physical completed on July 25th from 6 - 8pm at the High School gym. The cost is $25 and the checks may be made out to Loysville Family Practice. Sorry no camp, scout or community sports physicals allowed.
CHIP Applications are available
The school nurse offices at each building have received applications for CHIP insurance through Capital Blue Cross. If you are interested, please contact your school nurse or go to Chip Covers PA Kids Don't know if your child will qualify? Click here to the most recent
CHIP Eligibility Guidelines