Student Health Services

Mrs. Stephanie Nerney RN, CSN
School Nurse
201-445-7700 x8920
fax 201-389-5048


Tips on Student Illness During Flu Season

It's common sense that students learn better when they are healthy and well rested. During flu season in particular, keeping apprised of accurate information can help families develop good habits for keeping germs at bay. Here are two documents we hope you find useful:
"The Flu: A Guide for Parents" published by the CDC
"Guidelines for Keeping a Sick Child Home" adapted from the NASN

Measles Update 2017
Important 2017 Measles Information
Please click on the link below to access a letter distributed by the New Jersey Department of Health concerning the second laboratory-confirmed case of measles in New Jersey.
Measles 2017 Public Health Alert

Information Pertaining to Lice
Please click on the following links to obtain useful information on lice.
Procedures to Follow
Lice/Pediculosis According to American Academy of Pediatrics

Give Kids a Smile Day
Friday, February 3, 2017 is"Give Kids a Smile Day".
Participating dental offices offer free dental care for children ages 12 and younger. Facilities participating in Bergen County are:
Edgewater Pediatric Dentistry- Edgewater - 201-313-5437
East Hill Dental - Englewood 201-568-2532
Englewood Dental - Englewood 201-871-3555
North Jersey Dental Group - Fort Lee - 201-461-4800
West Ridgewood Dental Professionals, Ridgewood 201-652-8875
Washington Dental Associates -Bergenfield 201-384-2425
Spaces fill up quickly so schedule your appointment early. For more information or to find locations for family or friends in other NJ counties, please go to their website:

Sports Related Eye Injury
Please see important information regarding sports related eye injuries under important forms.

Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68
The NJ Department of Health has released information regarding Enterovirus D68. This respiratory illness most often infects infants, children, and teenagers. Please see: for important information.

7th Grade Scoliosis Screenings Begin in March
By law, every New Jersey board of education must provide biennial scoliosis screening for students ages 10-18. Scoliosis screening will begin in March for 7th graders. Please open the following letter for information about the screening procedure.
- Scoliosis Screening Letter to Parents

Please Click Here for information on Infection Prevention.

Incoming 6th Grade Immunization Information
Please click here for further important information regarding immunizations

Useful Documents

Medication authorization.doc
This form authorizes the school nurses to administer medication during school hours with a medical providers order.

MMR vaccine info.pdf

Preparticipation physical examination and scholastic student -athlete safety act fact sheet.pdf


Useful Information