Friday, December 5, 2014

Health News From Ms. Margaret Gibbons, R.N.

Beginning next week BMI (Body Mass Index) and scoliosis screening will be done during physical education/health classes for grade 9 students (scoliosis) and grade 10 students (BMI).

Parents, if you want to have your son/daughter excused from this Department of Public Health mandate, please send a note to our school nurse, Ms. Gibbons or an email to mgibbons@miltonps.org.  Screenings will continue until completed, which will be through the end of the semester.  

For students who begin physical education second semester, screenings will begin at the start of February.  If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Gibbons at 617-696-4470 ext. 1.