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Nurse/Health Services

DANIEL WARREN

Nurse:  Wendy Abbatantono, R.N.
              wabbatantono@ryeneck.org 
               914-777-4210

New School Vaccination Requirements

•  Please click HERE to see the new school vaccination requirements which were passed by the New York State Legislature on June
   13, 2019.  
•  Check with your physician to update your child's immunizations, if necessary.
•  Please refer to the cdc.gov.website for any further immunization information:  CDC Vaccines
•  2019-2020 School Year NYS Immunization Requirements
•  FAQ's About School Vaccination Requirements - October 4, 2019

•  The Flu:  A Guide For Parents
•  Illness Guidelines for Student Attendance
  

New York State Education Department (NYSED) Requires an Annual Physical Exam for:

•  New entrants
•  Students entering 1st Grade
•  Triennially for the Committee on Special Education (CSE)
•  Please click HERE for the Health Appraisal Form
•  Additionally, NYS law mandates that the BMI (Body Mass Index) section of the exam be completed by your physician. 
   Periodically, NYS requests students' BMI information as part of an anonymous survey, however, if you do not wish to
   participate, please notify the nurse in your building.

Healthy Snacks

•  Snack Ideas for Parties: PTSA Health & Wellness
•  Healthy Snack Ideas


F.E. BELLOWS

Nurse:  Kimberly Barth, R.N.
               kbarth@ryeneck.org
               914-777-4610

New York State Education Department (NYSED) Requires an Annual Physical Exam for:

•  New entrants
•  Students entering 3rd & 5th Grades
•  Triennially for the Committee on Special Education (CSE) •  Please click HERE for the Health
    Appraisal Form
•  Additionally, NYS law mandates that the BMI (Body Mass Index) section of the exam be completed by your physician.   
    Periodically, NYS requests students' BMI information as part of an anonymous survey, however, if you do not wish to
   participate, please
    notify the nurse in your building.


MIDDLE SCHOOL/HIGH SCHOOL 

Nurse: Ardijane Mahmud, R.N. (Office Hours:  Monday - Friday from 7:50 AM to 2:45 PM)
             amahmud@ryeneck.org
             914-777-4810

Mandatory Requirements for Students Entering or Enrolling in Grade 7 or 12 by September 1, 2018

•  Please click HERE for information.
•  Please note that a current physical must be provided to the school nurse upon enrolling into the Rye Neck School
    District and upon entry to grades, 7, 9 and 11.  This physical must be performed by a duly-licensed practitioner in
    New York State.

New York State Education Department (NYSED) requires an annual physical exam for:

•  New entrants
•  Students entering 7th Grade
•  Students entering 9th Grade
•  Students entering 11th Grade
•  Triennially for the Committee on Special Education (CSE)
•  Please click HERE for the Health Appraisal Form
•  Additionally, NYS law mandates that the BMI (Body Mass Index) section of the exam be completed by your physician. 
   Periodically, NYS requests students' BMI information as part of an anonymous survey, however, if you do not wish to
   participate, please notify the nurse in your building.

Administration of Medication in School

•  Click HERE for the necessary forms for medications to be given during the school year, including emergency
    medications such as Benadryl, Epi-Pens, Glucagon, etc.  Please note in order for medications to be given to your child
    during the school day, a doctor's note is required to be kept on file at the nurse's office.  Furthermore, students are
    not permitted to carry any medications, prescription or non-prescription (over-the-counter medications), without a
    doctor's note.

For Incoming 6th Grade Students Regarding PUBLIC HEALTH LAW #2164 Tdap (Tetanus, Toxoids, Diptheria & Accellular Pertussis)

•  New York State Law #2164 Tdap requires students to receive this booster prior to entering 6th grade or upon their
    11th birthday.  Proof of this immunization must be given to our school nurse, Ms. Ardijane Mahmud, to enable your
    student to begin 6th grade.

As of Fall 2014, Students Entering 6th Grade are Required to Have Two Doses of the Varicella (Chickenpox) Vaccine

 

Health Services Links

•  2019-2020 School Year NYS Immunization Requirements
•  FAQ's About School Vaccination Requirements - October 4, 2019
•  Health Appraisal Form
•  Parent & Prescriber's Authorization for Administration of Medication in School
•  Mandatory Requirements for Students Entering or Enrolling in Grade 7 or 12 by September 1, 2018
•  Illness Guidelines for Student Attendance
•  The Flu:  A Guide for Parents
•  SAANYS Special Report:  Student Vaping - A Growing Threat to Student Health