Hand washing is our best defense against all the virus' going on this time of year. The virus' present in our community this fall are Enterovirus 68 and Hand, Foot and Mouth disease. The Centers for Disease Control have great information on these and many more. Check out their website!
6th grade immunizations: All students entering the 6th grade for the 2014/15 school year must receive a Tdap immunization prior to the start of the school year. All 5th grade students are currently up to date on immunizations, but must receive the Tdap prior to the start of the new year to remain in compliance.
If you have questions on when to send your child to school if they have an illness please look in the document uploads under illness guidelines.
Any time you have questions about your child's health please feel free to contact me.
2014/2015 Colorado required immunizations for students K-12th document is located in the document uploads. If you have any questions about the required immunizations to attend school please see this letter from the Colorado Department of Health.