Enrolment - School Community Services

Community Nurse

The Community Health Nurse provides a screening service for school students, testing both sight and hearing. Some students may be referred for further specialist attention. Immunisation clinics occur at the school for Year 8 students. Please note that parents should inform the school of any medical disability or treatment which may require a modified educational program.

Kindergarten Children

Immunisation should be completed before entering Pre Primary.

Pre Primary Children

A full health screen including hearing and vision testing is provided.

Year 1 Children

If not done at Pre Primary level, a full health screen is provided.

Year 8 Children – Students will receive immunisations as per the school based immunisation program these include:

  • Adult Diphtheria,
  • Tetanus,
  • Measles,
  • Mumps and Rubella.
  • Varicella (Chicken Pox)
  • Hepatitis B 1 and 2
  • HPV 1, 2 and 3
  • Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

The school will send an SMS message to remind them of the date when their child will receive the Year 8 immunisations.

Susie Meinema, Community Nurse, 0429 998 330, SCHOOL SUPPORT

The following services are available to parents and children, through the school. The school does not have a nurse on site.

Dental

A Dental Clinic is situated at Exmouth Hospital – telephone 9949 3690. The dentist undertakes dental screening of students during the year.

Speech and Occupational Therapists

These are based at Carnarvon Hospital – telephone 9941 1555. These services are available through referrals from the school. Exmouth DHS does have access to both services upon occasion.

Centacare

Centacare supports with counselling students and families, with all types of needs – telephone 9949 2225