Northeastern Middle School

100% of our students will graduate and be fully prepared for post-secondary education

Ellen Marquard, RN
266-5621 Fax: 266-2058
Middle School:
266-3676 Fax: 266-9735
Welcome to the Orendorf and Northeastern Middle School nurse's website. Here you will find commonly used medical and dental forms.
 New Immunization Laws Starting 2017/2018 School Year
For Attendance in all grades, children need the following:
                 4 doses of tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (1 dose on or after the 4th birthday)
                 4 doses of polio (4th dose on or after 4th birthday and at least 6 months after previous dose given)
                 2 doses of measles, mumps rubella
                 3 doses of hepatitis B
                 2 doses of varicella or evidence of immunity
On the first day of school, unless the child has a medical or religious/philosophical exemption, a child must have had atleast one dose of the above vaccinations or the student will not be allowed to start school.
If a child does not have all the doses listed above, needs additional doses, and the next dose is medically appropriate, the child must receive that dose within the first five days of school or risk exclusion.
If a child does note have all the doses listed above, needs additional doses, and the next dose is not medically appropriate, the child must provide a medical plan signed by a physician within the first 5 days of school.  The medical plan must be followed or risk exclusion
Beginning the school year 2017-2018, all 7th grade students are required to have the following immunizations:
  •        1 dose of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap) if 5 years has elapsed since the last tetanus immunization
  •     1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV)
If these are not completed prior to the start of the school year, your child will not be permitted to start the first day of 7th grade.

Click here for PA school immunization requirements 

Once we have received proof of immunization, your child’s health record can be updated and the child can return to school.

Please contact your school nurse with any questions.