Health Services Overview
Welcome to the Reiffton School Health Services Webpage
6th Grade Screenings
Vision, Hearing, Growth, Scoliosis
Physical (private or school)
For more information regarding document, forms and general information, plase visit our HEALTH SERVICES webpage.
The school nurse is on duty in the Reiffton School during the school day from 7:45 am - 3:15 pm. During this time she renders first aid for minor injuries, advises putpils in regard to health problems, health screenings, and excludes pupils from school who have symptoms of a communicable disease.
The school nurse, in each building, has a variety of repsonsibilities. The Commonwealth of PA, Department of Health, mandates many of these duties. These include verification that each student has received the required immunization protection, screenings accoridng the schedule mentioned above and maintaing a healthy school popluation by watycing for signs of communicable diseses.
The nurse does not diagnose and never prescribes treatment, but guides parents toward the community resources available for proper medical attention. Parents should make a point to know the shool nurse and consult with her reqarding the students's health status.
To contact the Reiffton School nurse:
4355 Dunham Drive
Reading, PA 19606
610-779-7640 ext. 7015