The dental health program aims at:
The medical department, supervised by the school physician, is made up of three infirmaries, each staffed with one nurse.
Medical records are maintained by the medical department.
Upon the registration of the child, a confidential medical form is filled out by the child’s parents and their family physician, specifying details about age, vaccinations, past illnesses, present problems and family status. This form is returned to the school to become part of each student’s medical file.
A regular comprehensive check up including age, weight, height and vision is performed by the school physician.
A school nutritionist plans and conducts nutritional programs that assist in promoting good health, controlling food services and preventing diseases related to nutrition. This is done through developing a curriculum and preparing manuals, visual aids, course outlines, and other materials used in teaching. A school nutritionist also coordinates nutrition projects executed by the students.