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All 6th grade student who turn 11 must show proof of tdap immunization to remain in class.

All 7th grade students must have a current physical on file according to NY state guidelines to remain in classes. If a physical is not provided your child will receive a free school physical during the school day by the school physician at the districts discretion.

Cold and Flu season is here, please tell your children to wash hands several times a day especially before they eat, stay hydrated and get at least 8 hours of sleep. Eating a healthy diet including  fruits and vegetables daily.

Absences: Please call guidance office at 353-7205 to report you child absent, if your child is out of school for 3 days a doctor's note is required.

Contact Info

Miriam Lynn RN

845-353-7210

FAX 845-353-7219

mlynn@nyackschools.org

Resources

New York State Department of Health

Please note : All 7th graders must provide proof of Meningococcal immunization before entering 7th grade September 2017.

Please note: All 6th graders when they turn 11 years old must prove tdap booster immunization.

Please click on link below for information concerning free immunization:

www.health.ny.gov

Sports Sign up for 7th and 8th Graders

Click link for: "New online Athletic Participation Registration Program

http://Nyack-ar.rschooltoday.com

Please review the New York State Immunization Schedule for School Entrance for 6th grade /Attendance are as follows:

Diphtheria Toxoid Containing Vaccine- 5 or 4 doses if the 4th dose was received at 4 years old or older; a Tdap Booster is due before entry to Middle School.

Polio (IPV or OPV) - 4-3 doses if the 3rd dose was received at 4 years old.

Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) - 2 doses ( first dose must be received on or after 1st birthday).

Hepatitis B -  3 dose series (intervals must be one month apart between the first two doses and 2 months apart between the 2nd and 3rd doses).

Varicella (Chicken Pox) - 2  doses ( first dose must be received on or after 1st birthday).

Meningococcal - 1 dose 7th grade; 2nd dose 12th grade. 

If your child is missing any required immunizations, they are available free of charge at the Rockland County Department Of Health (RCDOH) in Pomona . Please call 845-364-2497.