Welcome and student requirements

Hello, Welcome to the H.B. Milnes School Nurses' Page.  We the nurses at Milnes:  Mrs. Susan Niemiec and Mrs. Svetlana Rustamova are here to assist you with any health questions or concerns that you may have.  Please feel free to contact us at 201 794-5550 ext. 4005 or e-mail us at sniemiec@fairlawnschools.org or srustamova@fairlawnschools.org  
Please be aware that NJ State regulations require that up to date immunizations and a current physical exam be submitted to the health office on entrance of any new student to a NJ School.

A.  Immunizations- NJ Adinistrative Code citation 8:57-4.1 to 8:57- 4.20 requires every student to be fully immunized unless s/he is exempted for medical or religious reasons.  Proof of immunizations is required. 
Requirements:
        1.  DTaP/ DTP    - minimum 4 doses one dose after 4th birthday
       2.  Polio               - minimum 3 doses one dose after 4th birthday
       3.  MMR               - 2 doses- 1st  dose on or after 1st birthday
       4.  Varicella           - 1 dose or proof of disease
       5.  Hepatitis B         - 3 doses following mandated time frame
       6.  Mantoux  Test for tuberculosis-   for new entry students from outside of US

*REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL 11 YEAR OLD STUDENTS ENTERING 6TH GRADE
        1. Meningococcal-  1 dose
        2.  Tdap              -  1 dose of tetanus with a pertussis booster

Immunization Form.docx

6th grade immunization letter updated.pdf

MANDATED STATE INFORMATION
 
N.J.S.A. 18A:40-21.2 requires public schools to distribute this fact sheet about Meningitis annually to the parents or guardians of students in the 6th grade.  The fact sheet is available at: http://www.state.nj.us/health/cd/documents/faq/meningococcal_faq.pdf
 
 



B.  Health Examination- any child atransferring into the Fair Lawn School System must provide a current physical exam .  Any exam performed within the past year is acceptable.

physical form.pdf