Our School Nurse:
Pacific Cascade Middle School
MY OFFICE HOURS ARE M-F FROM 9-10AM via email
Jean Ann Aguirre, Health Room Specialist
School nursing, a specialized practice of nursing, protects and promotes student health, facilitates optimal development, and advances academic success. School nurses, grounded in ethical and evidence-based practice, are the leaders who bridge health care and education, provide care coordination, advocate for quality student-centered care, and collaborate to design systems that allow individuals and communities to develop their full potential.
Adopted by the NASN Board of Directors February 2017.
HEALTH ROOM FORMS
Elementary/Middle School Medication Form
High School Medication Form
Allergy Action Plan
MIDDLE SCHOOL IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS
Changes to State Immunization Rules for Schools - Effective 8/1/2020
The State Board of Health has approved changes to Chapter 246-105 of the Washington Administrative Code (WAC) concerning school and child care immunization policy. These rules apply to all public and private schools and licensed child care centers in Washington State.
The update to Chapter 246-105 WAC has three major focuses:
- It now requires medically verified immunization records for school and child care entry.
- It clarifies conditional status in regards to school and child care immunization requirements and implementation.
- It changes the Tdap immunization requirement to 7th through 12th grades.
Required Immunizations for 2021-22
Plain Talk about Immunizations
7th Grade Vision and Hearing Screening
Stay tune for more information to come
Starting in 2017-18 - begins the implementation of the State Law - WAC 246-760. The major change includes the requirement for 'near vision' screening in schools for students K-3 as well as 5th and 7th grade students. If you are interested in volunteering to assist with the screening contact the PTSA Vision and Hearing coordinator.