Health Services

Our Health Services Department

The goal of the Health Services department is to work with you to ensure that your child stays healthy so they have a positive experience and can take advantage of all the resources our school has to offer.

We’re excited for this new school year, and we look forward to working with you and the children!

Nursing Services

  • Health Intake
  • Medication Administration
    • Bringing your child’s medication to school
  • Psychiatry and Medication Management
    • Psychiatric Evaluations
    • Medication Review appointments
  • Triage and First-Aid
  • Monthly Vital Signs
  • Hearing and Vision Screenings

Health Policies

  • Link to “When to keep your child home”
  • Link to “Child May Return to School When”
  • Link to Annual Physical Exam form
  • Immunizations
  • Head Injuries and Concussions
  • Covid-19

Parent/ Guardian Consent Forms

According to New York State law, all children entering Kindergarten, 1st, 3rd and 5th grade are required to submit an updated annual physical and dental certificate. The annual physical must be dated NO EARLIER than 9/5/23.

COVID-19 Testing Consent Form

Please take a moment to sign our consent form allowing COVID-19 testing for children. Your support in ensuring their health and safety is greatly appreciated.

Consent Form

If you would like your child to be able to receive over the counter medication at school, please download and sign the form below. Then, have your pediatrician sign it as well before returning it to the school nursing office.

Consent Form

If you would like your child to be able to have sunscreen applied at school please download and sign the form below and return it to the school nursing office.

The deadline for these forms to be returned has already passed.
Check back soon for the 2024 deadline.

Forms may be dropped off in person, sent via mail, or faxed directly to our nursing office at: (518) 453-6785

Contact St. Catherine’s Center for Children

For more information about this program, please contact us today.