PS / ES Nurse

Kim Christensen RN, BSN
 Primary School                        Elementary  School 
  712-943-5564 (phone)               712-943-5563 (phone)
  712-943-1161 (fax)                      712-943-4214 (fax)



Preschool/TK Health Requirements

 * All students entering Preschool/TK are           required to have the following: 
  • Birth certificate
  • Up-to-date immunization certificateThe Iowa Immunization Law requires that parents of all children attending schools in Iowa provide written proof of immunizations. No child may attend school without a Certificate of Immunization, except under circumstances outlined or specified in the State of Iowa laws or codes
  • physical completed within the last year.



   Reasons to Keep Your Child Home

aChild has as a temperature over 100 degrees. (Must be fever free for 24 hours before returning to school.)

aChild has vomited or had repeated diarrhea within the last 24 hours. (Must be symptom free for 24 hours before returning to school.)

aChild has any untreated communicable disease. (Pink eye, strep throat, chicken pox, etc..)

aChild has head lice. SB-L has a “no live bug” policy.  Student must be lice free to be in school.  If sent home for head lice, student must be checked by nurse before returning to school.

           Email
           chriskim@sblschools.com               




  Kindergarten Health Requirements

    * All students entering kindergarten are             required to have the following: 
  • Birth certificate
  • Up-to-date immunization certificateThe Iowa Immunization Law requires that parents of all children attending schools in Iowa provide written proof of immunizations. No child may attend school without a Certificate of Immunization, except under circumstances outlined or specified in the State of Iowa laws or codes
  • physical completed within the last year.
  • Certificate of Dental Health completed by a dentist, dental hygienist, physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or nurse.
  • Lead screening. Iowa law (House file 158) requires evidence of a blood lead test when children enter school. Please see the Iowa Department of Public Health website for more information.
  • Vision exam (New for 2015-2016 school year.) The nurse will perform vision exams in November.

         * All students entering 3rd grade are  now required to have a vision screening. (New  for 2015-2016).  The nurse will perform vision  exams in November.  

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Kim Christensen,
Apr 24, 2015, 11:13 AM
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Kim Christensen,
Apr 24, 2015, 11:10 AM
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