Monday, May 29, 2017
York Suburban School District educates, challenges, and prepares students to shape the future.
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Seasonal Flu Information
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 Flu Precautions:

  • Respiratory etiquette - cough into elbow; sneeze into tissue; wash hands
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth to prevent the spread of germs
  • May return to school after fever free x 24 hours
  • Do not share food /drink
  • Practice healthy habits
  • See fact sheet for more information

 

     

Belief Statement
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The focus of student health services is to promote student wellness in an effort  to maximize  their educational experience.

   

Vaccination & Immunization Information
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Children entering school (at K or Grade 1) need the following vaccines:

4 doses of tetanus (one dose on or after 4th birthday)

4 doses of diphtheria (one dose or or after 4th birthday)

3 doses of polio

2 doses of measles*

2 doses of mumps*

2 doses of rubella (German measles)*

3 doses of hepatitis B

2 doses of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine or history of disease

* usually given as MMR

 

Children entering 7th grade need the following vaccies:

3 doses of tetanus

3 doses of diphtheria

3 doses of polio

2 doses of measles*

1 dose of mumps*

1 dose of rubella (German measles)*

3 doses of hepatitis B

Age appropriate dose(s) of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine or history of disease

*usually given as MMR

The only exceptions to the school law for immunization are medical reasons and religious beliefs. If your child is exempt from immunizations, your child may be removed from school during a disease outbreak.

 

See fact sheet for immunization schedule

     

Health Forms
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Screening Infomation
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Screenings:

  • Vision - yearly
  • Hearing - grades k-3, 7,11
  • Height/weight - yearly
  • Body  Mass Index (BMI) - yearly
  • Scoliosis - grades 6/7
     

Parent Resources
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The York Suburban School District is an Equal Opportunity Education Institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religious creed, ancestry, sex, age, marital status or handicap, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Action of 1964, Title IX of the Education Act Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation of the Handicapped Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, in its activities, educational and vocational programs and in its recruitment and employment practices. Inquiries concerning the application of Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, the ADA and the implementing regulations may be referred to the Superintendent, 1800 Hollywood Drive, York, PA 17403, telephone (717) 885-1210.