Welcome to Briarwood School Health Office!
Joan Seery, RN, MA, Ed. S, NJ-CSN, SAC
(973)822-3884 ext 3002
**FEBRUARY IS DENTAL HEALTH MONTH**
"GIVE KIDS A SMILE" provided FREE DENTAL CARE for children 12 and younger on Friday February 3rd. Make your appointment with over 100 participating dental offices!
Visit www.njda.org or see me for more information on how to set up an appointment!
For your children's continued health, please encourage handwashing before eating, after using the bathroom and after playing outside.
Please be sure your emergency phone numbers are current.
First Grade physicals should be submitted to the Health Office.
REMINDER- Per State law all preschoolers must receive an influenza vaccine between
September and December.
BRIARWOOD SCHOOL ENCOURAGES HEALTHY FOODS AT SNACK TIME AND LUNCH TIME! PLEASE ENCOURAGE FRUITS AND VEGETABLES.
for information about talking to your child about weight and health
School policy states that a child must be FEVER FREE for 24 hours before returning to school. Don't forget to phone in all absences by 9:00am.
Parents please note that the state has enacted an Act concerning protective eyewear for children participating in sports and supplementing chapter 40 of Title 18A of the New Jersey Statutes. It is highly recommended that ALL CHILDREN participating in recreation/school sports wear protective eye gear. Eye injuries are the leading cause of preventable blindness and visual impairment in children, and most injuries occurring in school-aged children are sports-related. C.18A:40-41.8