West Perry School District Nurses

High School
Amanda Davis, RN 
789-3931 ext. 5408 
Middle School
Karen Magee, RN CSN
789-3012 ext. 6303
Blain Elementary
Erin Willow-Hoffman, LPN
536-3219 ext 3504

Carroll Elementary
Lisa Liddick, LPN
582-4256 ext 4205
New Bloomfield Elementary
Dianne Kindig, RN

Nurse's News Bites

Fall Sports Physicals

Fall physicals for West Perry sponsored sports grades 7 through 12 will be give on Thursday July 25th from 6 - 8pm.  The cost is $25 and checks are to be made payable to Family Practice of Loysville.  These physicals are only for student playing sports through the school.  No physicals for community based sports, scouts or camps will be given. A PIAA physical packet may be picked up in the school offices.

Required exams

Students in grades 7, 3 and Kindergarten must have a completed dental exam on file with the school. Students in grades 11, 6 and Kindergarten must have a completed physical exam on file with the school;

Vaccine Requirements

All students enrolling in West Perry in grades Kindergarten through 12 must have the state required immunizations. Students in 7th grade and above are also required to have a tetanus (Tdap) and meningitis booster. New requirements for the 2017-18 school year: Proof of vaccination must be provided within the first 5 days of school and seniors must provide proof of at least one dose of meningitis vaccine after their 16th birthday.

Keeping your child home

The school nurses work on the assumption that you have made the decision your child is well enough to attend school.  Please consider keeping your child at home if he or she: has a fever of 100 degrees or higher (without being medicated), has been vomiting, has a severe sore throat, or other symptoms that would prevent him or her from participating in class. Please contact your school nurse with questions or concerns regarding sending your student to school.  Click here for more suggested sick day guidelines.