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Important Information from the School Nurse

Attention Parents:

Fall Shot Clinic on Thursday, November 7th from 5-7pm

at  Hedrick MS 1526 Bellaire Blvd. Lewisville

They will be providing Flu Shots as well any others immunizations that may be needed.

This is a great time for 6th graders to get ahead of the game, for their 7th grade vaccinations!!!!

S2020 English carevan & Passport (1).doc 
S2020 Spanish carevan & Passport (2).doc 
Parent Notice-7th.pdf 
Parent Notice-8th.pdf 
Physicians Spinal Screening Form.pdf 

Spinal screenings will be held on Tuesday, November 12th.  The following students will be screened:

 

All 7th grade girls and any 6th or 8th grade female students who are age 12.

All 8th grade boys and any 7th grade male students who are age 14.

 

You may choose to have this exam done by your medical provider.  The attached Physicians Spinal Screening form needs to be completed and returned to the nurse prior to the screening date. 

 

The following link is from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, which has a great website about scoliosis.  They have a film by children for children about what to expect at a scoliosis screening.  Scroll down the page to find the video.

 

Learn what to expect during a scoliosis screening: Scoli What?-   http://choa.org/scoliosis \