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The following forms are required for students who have special medical needs or are participating in school sponsored athletics. Click here for immunization requirements.
Vision and Hearing screenings will be done for students in the Auburn-Washburn School District during the school year.
In addition there will also be a free dental screening clinic for our students.
Due to the increase in the prevalence of pertussis (whooping cough) the ACIP has required a new tetanus vaccine called Tdap.
Pertussis (whooping cough) is a highly contagious disease that causes uncontrollable, violent coughing. Pertussis is a serious upper respiratory infection caused by a bacteria that can cause permanent disability and death. The illness is spread when an infected person sneezes or coughs and the bacteria is transmitted by tiny droplets through the air.
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Click the link below for information regarding the treatment of head lice.Head Lice Protocol 01
How To Cough/Sneeze
Learn the proper way to cough and sneeze by watching this video by the Shawnee County Health group.
"Why Don't We Do It In Our Sleeves"
Learn more about getting shots from Sid the Science Kid on the PBS Kids website.
"Getting A Shot: You Can Do It!"
View the PDF below for specific information regarding medications, including over the counter (OTC) medications.Medication Guidlines (PDF)
Important Health Information
Click here for the list of required & recommended immunizations
Click here for the KDHEKS Regulations (PDF on KDHEKS website)
Complete ACIP recommendations (CDC website)