Nurse

  Welcome to the Nurse's Office!    

 

Holly Santiago, School Nurse 

(860) 376-6543

hsantiago@voluntownct.org

Connecticut law states that no one may attend school without the medical documents identified below, unless written exemption is given on medical or religious grounds.

Preschool, Kindergarten, and Grade 6  
ALL 
Preschool, Kindergarten, and grade 6 students are required to provide proof of a physical examination completed during the school year. Immunization update required.


CT Health Forms and Requirements: 

K-8 Health Assessment Record
Early Childhood Health Assessment Record  
Connecticut Medical Exemption Form 
Medication Administration Form 
Religious Exemption Form 

Immunization Requirements 20-21 
Husky Health 

New Students to the District:
ALL new students (including kindergarteners) must show proof of having received both a series of required immunizations (see below) and a recent (within 12 months) physical examination by a physician licensed to practice in the USA.

Religious Exemption: Public Act 15-242, CT General Statute 10-204a,
effective July 1, 2015:    
The state legislature amended the statute governing immunization exemptions in three ways:

  1. To claim an immunization exemption based on religious beliefs, a child’s parent or guardian must present a statement that such immunization would be contrary to the religious beliefs of the child or the parent/guardian of the child.
  2. The statement, using the form provided here within, must be acknowledged by a judge or family support magistrate, a clerk, deputy clerk of a court having a seal, a town clerk, a notary public, a justice of the peace or an attorney licensed to practice in the state of Connecticut.
  3. The amended statute requires the statement to be presented before a child can be enrolled in any public or non-public school program AND before a student can enter 7th (seventh) grade.


Click to Access PA No.15-242