Health Services

Shots for School


New Immunization Requirements for 2016

Immunization -  

All students must receive adequate immunizations prior to school admittance. Official verification of immunizations is required (i.e., clinic record, yellow immunization record). Dates must include specific month/day/year for each immunization. 


Whooping Cough (T-dap) immunization - 

As of July 1, 2011 all students in grades 7-12 are required to be immunized against pertussis.They must show proof
of the T-dap booster (Whooping Cough) in order to enroll in school. Students will not receive their class schedules
until this has been provided.

Physical Exam -

All students entering first grade are required to have a physical exam (valid exams up to 18 months prior to entry).

Dental Exam -                                 

All students entering kindergarten (or first grade if this is first year in school) are required to have a current dental exam.


Mandated Screenings

Vision and hearing screenings are done annually in grades K, 2, 5, and 8. Hearing screening is done annually in grade 10.

Vision to Learn 
A mobile eye-clinic that provides free eye exams and eyeglasses. 
Contact the school nurse at 510-667-3551 or Vision to learn at 424-256-5350 or

Medication at School                                            Meds

Students who must take medication (prescribed or over-the-counter) at school must provide:

  • Written statement from the student’s physician detailing the medication, dosage and time to be taken.

  • Written statement from the student’s parent/legal guardian requesting that the prescribed medication be administered at school.

  • Medication must be in a pharmacy labeled container.

  • Medications should be delivered to the school by the parent/legal guardian or a designated adult

  • Medical Authorization forms may be obtained at any school office. Authorizations must be renewed annually.  


Head Lice?

                   Head Lice

Internet Access to Hearing Forms and Documents -   
                                                                            select forms under County School Districts
 Maureen Shapiro - School Nurse 
Krista Hoffmann - School Nurse
                                                                    Joel  Siapno - School Nurse
Josie Hamilton Health Clerk