Meet Knapp's Wonderful Nurses

Barbara M. Bancroft,
R.N., M.Ed.,
Certified School Nurse

**bancrob@npenn.org**

Phone – 215 853-1517
Fax 215-853-1927
Cynthia M. Hames,
R.N.,Staff Nurse


**hamescm@npenn.org**

Phone – 215 853-1517
Fax 215-853-1927

New Immunization Requirements from the Pennsylvania Department of Health - September, 2011
*Please send immunization information to the Nurse’s Office

ALL GRADES MUST HAVE:
2 doses of varicella (or history of chickenpox)


GRADE 7:
1) Tetanus booster (sometimes called Tdap) if more than 5 years since the last DPT.
2) Meningitis vaccine (called Menactra or MCV4)

Most students get these vaccines with their physical in Grade 6. Please make sure to send in an updated copy of immunizations along with their physical.


HEALTH INFORMATION AND EMERGENCY INFORMATION
  • Please contact the nurse’s office with any changes in your child’s health information (new diagnosis, immunization, etc.)
  • Contact the school office of address or phone number changes so that your child’s emergency form can be kept updated.