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Students Entering 7th Grade in Fall of 2024


All students entering 7th grade are required to have:

Please contact your health care provider or local health department if your child needs these vaccines. 

The required immunization form for all students who are attending school in TN is the TN Department of Health Certificate of Immunization Form. No other documentation is acceptable as verification of immunization. 

All immunizations and documentation must be uploaded to your child’s Magnus Health Account by AUGUST 1st, 2024. (Magnus login information is here.) If your child has already received his/her tdap booster, then please go ahead and upload his/her updated immunization record now if you have not already.

If there are any questions or concerns about meeting this requirement by August 1st or any additional questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to me.

End of the Year Medication Pick Up

Please pick up your child’s medication no later than noon on Wednesday, May 15th (the last day of school). If your child is in elementary school, please stop by Ms. Dian's desk and pick up your child's medication. If your child is in middle or high school, please stop by the nurse office.

Return to School after Flu, Strep, and Covid

Flu - Your child can return when he/she is 24 hours fever free (without fever reducing medications) and symptom free. 

Strep - Your child can return after he/she has been on antibiotics for 24 hours and is 24 hours fever free (without fever reducing medications) and symptom free.

Covid - Your child can return after he/she is 24 hours fever free (without fever reducing medications) and symptoms significantly improved.

Return to School Timelines After Illness

Silverdale Baptist Academy Health Clinic

Mrs. Anne Widener heads our Health Services Department providing preventative and immediate nursing care as well as health education to preschool through 12th grade students, faculty, and staff. Nurse Anne and Shelby provide care for chronic and acute illnesses and injuries, prepare and implement emergency health plans, serve as a liaison to community health resources, and promote overall wellness with our students. 

Contact Information

Location: Room 113 located on the Preschool hall
Hours : Monday thru Friday 8:00AM – 2:30PM

Anne Widener, RN BSN MBA: Director of Health Services & School Nurse
423-892-2319 ex. 2260
Fax: 423-892-2147

Shelby Vandegriff, BS MA: Nurse Assistant
423-892-2319 ex. 2261
Fax: 423-892-2147

Doctor's Notes

When are doctor's notes required?

Where do you submit doctor's notes?

School Dismissal Guidelines

A child will be dismissed if he/she:

If your child is sick at home...

If your child is sick,

If your child is sick at school...

If your child becomes sick at school

Immunization Forms

Upload your child's immunization records (including COVID vaccine card) to their Magnus Health account under Immunizations. Any time new immunizations are received, please upload an updated immunization record

Care Plans Forms

Please submit your student's care plan via your student's Magnus Health. Templates can be found below and in Magnus Health. New care plans will need to be submitted at the beginning of each school year.

Medication Authorization Form

If your child needs to take a medication at school, download the Medication Authorization Form and submit to your student's Magnus Health account. New medication authorization forms will need to be submitted at the beginning of each school year. The medication must be in the original pill bottle and transported to the school nurse or receptionist by an adult. 

Athletic Physical Form

Once form is completed, upload directly to your child's Magnus Health account.

All physicals, to be good for 2021-2022 school-year, must be completed AFTER April 15, 2021.