School Nurse/Health Office at the C. J. Hooker Middle School
41 Lincoln Avenue
Goshen, NY 10924
Fax: (845) 615-6313
Unless it is an emergency, a
pass is required to report to the Health Office. If it is determined
that a child should be sent home, arrangements will be made through the
Health Office. Parents must report to the Health Office to sign out and
pick up his/her child in the event of an illness during the school day.
Students are not to call home to arrange their own dismissal.
New York State
Education Department regulations for internal medication, including
Medication must be brought
to school by a parent/guardian.
Medication must be in the
original container from the pharmacist.
School must receive written
instructions from the M.D. and parent.
Written permission for the
school to administer medication must be submitted by the
parent/guardian. You may use the form in the Health Office for your
convenience, or submit a written note from the M.D.
Medication will not be
administered unless the above regulations are followed. This
includes antibiotics, cough medicines, etc.
Students are not permitted
to carry their own medication, with the exception of an inhaler,
upon written orders from a physician. All other medications must be
submitted to the Health Office.
Parents are responsible for
picking up all meds on the last day of school. Medication that has
not been picked up will be disposed of properly immediately
following the last student day of attendance.
Please notify the Health
Office of any changes in your home, cell, business or emergency
Authorization For Administration of Medication in School (PDF)