The Pennsylvania Department of Health contains useful information for students and families.
The state mandates that a student has a physical in Kindergarten, 6th and 11th grade. Students are to have a dental examintation in Kindergarten, 3rd, and 7th grade. This link contains both the dental form and physical form you will need.
Ronald McDonald Care Mobile
The Children’s Hospital Ronald McDonald Care Mobile has been providing medical care for children age newborn to 21 over the past ten years to children in the communities of Pittsburgh, PA and surrounding areas.
We are fortunate enough to have this medical service in our community the second, third and fourth Tuesdays of every month. This health can is located in the Valley Jr/Sr High School parking lot from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm.
No appointment needed!
This service is available to all children regardless of their ability to pay. There is no fee for services. This is the not only for children in our schools, but FREE to anyone in the community from newborn to age 21.
The Service Includes:
Well -child visits
Work Permit physicals
Driver’s License physicals
Diagnosis and referrals to specialists
Hygience and health education
Specific lab testing
Head Start physicals
Please call the school nurse Michele Altieri at the Roy A. Hunt building ext 3119 with any questions.
Michele Altieri, School Nurse is located at Valley Middle School and H.D. Berkey. She can be reached by calling 724-335-7373 or 724-594-3940.