Health Information

Over-The-Counter Medications OTC’s

We can provide your child with the following in the Health Room/Nurse's Office.

  • Antibiotic ointment

  • Calamine lotion

  • Antiseptic wipes

  • Eyewash

  • Wax (for braces)

  • White petrolatum ointment

  • TLC

If you think your child may need any Over-The-Counter (OTC) medication please bring in an UNEXPIRED supply IN THE ORIGINAL PACKAGING. We have paperwork for you to sign. We can administer those medications to your child as needed and directed. (Tylenol- acetaminophen, Motrin- ibuprofen, Aleve- naproxen, Tums-calcium carbonate, Cough drops, Pepto-Bismol- bismuth subsalicylate, etc)

Immunizations

Oregon law requires that children enrolled in public school be adequately immunized against diphtheria, tetanus, polio, measles, mumps, rubella, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and varicella.

Immunization Annual Report

The state of Oregon requires annual reporting on school immunization rates.

March 2021 reports

The Oregon Health Authority provides resources for parents. Learn more about immunizations on the OHA website.

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
Visit http://www.crisistextline.org/faq/ for more information.

Ringworm

What you should know and how to prevent this quick spreading fungus

Puberty Materials

http://www.pgschoolprograms.com/parents.php

Coxsackie Virus

Also known as hand, foot, and mouth disease, it is spread from person to person through coughing and sneezing or contact with blister fluid of an infected person.

Visit the following link to learn how to lower your risk and avoid this preventable disease: http://www.cdc.gov/hand-foot-mouth/index.html

Head Lice Removal Instructions

Visit the following link for instructions on ridding head lice:
Head Lice Removal instructions

Healthy Bytes

Healthy Bytes is a one-year pilot project designed to unify health messaging across multiple community sites. Content has been developed by a Registered Dietitian with Oregon State University Extension. For more information use the link on our Family Resources page or click Healthy Bytes.