PLEASE NOTE:  The immunization requirements have changed effective September 1, 2014.  Please refer to the Arkansas Immunization Laws link on our website to view these changes. 
Welcome to the Health & Wellness page for the Pocahontas Public School District. The purpose of the school health program is to promote physical, social, emotional, and educational growth in our students.  We hope that this page will serve as a resource and that you will find the information helpful. 

Stuff of Interest

  • Myths & Facts About Head Lice There is lots of information circulating regarding head lice; some true, some false.  Here is a list of some common myths & facts about head lice. Myth #1- It is easy ...
    Posted Feb 8, 2012, 12:32 PM by Tracy Gholson
  • Medication Policy 1.  Physicians or pharmacists should provide written orders and/or labels on prescription bottles stating the name of the drug, the dosage and time to be given, and the recommended ...
    Posted Jan 26, 2012, 6:21 PM by Tracy Gholson
  • Arkansas Immunization Laws Please refer to this link for Arkansas immunization requirements for public schools.    PLEASE NOTE:  The requirements have changed effective September 1, 2014.http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/images/uploads/rules ...
    Posted Sep 15, 2017, 8:30 AM by Tracy Gholson
  • Information on the Flu  Please refer to this link to the CDC website for more nformation on seasonal influenza.   https://www.cdc.gov/flu/index.htm
    Posted Aug 24, 2017, 12:04 PM by Tracy Gholson
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