A healthy child learns better!

Each child is required to have a current physical before starting school- including TB, lead and hemoglobin.

They are also required to see the dentist, and to provide follow up information on any medical conditions (such as Asthma, Seizures, Diabetes, or Food Allergies).

We are here to serve you and your family - if your child is in need of medical care, or you have a medical question please feel free to contact the Health Specialist at 703-791-8708.


Sick Policy

Your child may not return to school for 24 hours after any of the following:




or any such illness

If your child has surgery or is hospitalized, a doctors note is REQUIRED to return to school.

Please contact your Family Service Worker if your child will be absent from school
send a written note to the teacher when your child returns to school.


Children may NOT start school without a current physical exam (including TB test, Lead test, and hemoglobin)

Physical Exam Form - English updated 2020 (PDF)

Physical Exam Form - Spanish updated 2020 (PDF)

Children are also required to visit the dentist every six months.
Dental Form (PDF)

If your child requires any medical follow-up (failed vision/hearing test, additional screenings, dental follow-up) please talk to your Family Service Worker or Health Specialist.