Important information from the Student Health Office
Arizona state law mandates that all students enrolled in any school must provide documentation of all required immunizations before the student is allowed on campus. See the Guide to Arizona Immunizations Required for School Entry.
Students who cannot provide this information are required to have a signed Exemption Form on file.
A physical exam performed and signed by a licensed health care provider is mandatory for ALL students new to NDP.
NOTE TO ATHLETES: Due to COVID-19, the AIA is waving the annual physical rule for athletes who have a 2019-20 physical on record with the school they are attending in 2020-21 and they meet certain requirements. There are many exceptions to this exemption, so please read the information posted at https://www.ndpsaints.org/athletics/clearance-and-registration before tryout dates. Student-Athletes new to NDP must obtain a new physical and create a FamilyID account here https://www.familyid.com/notre-dame-preparatory-high-school arizona. This task must be completed to be cleared prior to the first tryout for athletes.
The nurse is not permitted to administer any medication to students without written authorization from the parent/guardian. This includes acetaminophen, ibuprofen, Tums, cough drops and antibiotic creams. Diocese policy prohibits the nurse from providing or dispensing any medications without written permission from the student's parent or guardian. Medications must be brought to the Health Office in the original sealed and labeled container. All medication must be accompanied by a signed Medication Form in order for medication of any kind to be administered by Health Office personnel. A new form must be completed and signed each school year.
Any student who feels the need the visit the Health Office for any reason, must obtain a written pass from their teacher. If it is deemed necessary for the student to be dismissed from school for health reasons, arrangements must be made through the Health Office. NO student will be released without parent/guardian permission. The following conditions warrant a student being dismissed: vomiting, fever over 100-degrees, rash of unknown origin, undiagnosed pink eye, or injuries requiring more extensive evaluation.
Parents of students with pre-existing health conditions must contact the Health Office to inform the staff of specific action plans. An Inhaler Self-Carry Release or Epipen Self-Carry Release form must be on file before the start of school. Any other conditions such as diabetes, asthma (requiring a nebulizer treatment), or any other special health needs must be discussed with the nurse in the Health Office before the start of school or when the condition is diagnosed.
COVID-19 Symptom Flow Chart
For questions about health concerns and action plans, please call (480) 634-8255 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.