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HEALTH SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: 215-968-2685
Fax: 215-968-4795

Saint Andrew School nurses assess the health needs of students and collaborate with family, school staff, physicians and community to provide a comprehensive school health program that facilitates the maximum educational opportunity for the student.

IS YOUR CHILD IS TOO SICK TO GO TO SCHOOL?
Deciding if your child is too sick to got to school can be difficult for parents. CLICK HERE for guidelines on how to make this decision. 
Email your child's absence to attendance@standrewcec.com.  Please note the date, your child's name, grade, and reason for the absence.

PA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REQUIREMENTS & FORMS

Dental Forms
Dental Forms are required by the first day of school for new students and those in Grade 3 and Grade 7.  You can get this form from your dentist when you visit, or have the dentist FAX or email the document to the school nurse. CLICK HERE for the Dental Form to take to your dentist.

Physical Forms
Physical Forms are required by the first day of school for new students and students in Grade 6. Exams completed within the past school year are acceptable to meet the state requirement.  You can get this form from your dentist when you visit, or have the doctor FAX or email the document to the school nurse. CLICK HERE for the form to take to your doctor.

PA MANDATED IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS

There are a few changes to the Pennsylvania Immunization Requirements for 2017-2018 School Year. Click Here for the latest Immunization Requirements. Failure to comply with Pennsylvania State Immunization Requirement before the FIRST day of School may prevent your child from attending school.

Immunization Policy from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
The policy of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia with respect to vaccinations, requires all children to be vaccinated against a wide variety of diseases. Exceptions are not granted, except for medical reasons.  CLICK HERE for the Immunization Policy for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

Medication Policy
In the event your child requires over-the-counter or prescription medicine during the school day, a physician must complete the medication form. CLICK HERE for the medication form.

Emergency Information
Information included on emergency cards is essential for maintaining contact with parents and guardians.  It is recommended that parents and guardians notify the school promptly when there are changes in home, business or cell phone numbers.  You can view your current information on RenWeb.