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    Hello and Welcome to the Academy Park High School Nurse's Office Website


    My name is  Mrs.Dawn Casey.  I am the Certified School Nurse for Academy Park High School.  I received my BSN (Bachelors of Science in Nursing) degree from Holy Family University in Philadelphia, PA.  I received my School Nurse Certification and my MHEd. (Masters in Health Education) from Widener University in Chester, PA.  I have worked for 24 years here in the Southeast Delco School District. Prior coming to Academy Park High School, I worked at the following schools:  Harris School, Sharon Hill School, Darby Township School, and the Kindergarten Center.  I also worked during the summers with the ESY (Extended School Year) Program as well as  Summer School.  I have worked in  various specialties in my  Nursing Career.   I am the Nursing Department Chair.   I am a member of the B.E.R.T(Building Emergency Response Team), The Crisis Team, The District Safety Committee, The Re-Opening Planning Committee , and School Sponsor  for the Classes of 2011 and 2015.  My goal is  to make your child's High School experience a safe and healthy one.

    If you have any questions or concerns during the school year, please feel free to contact me at:

                                                                  Mrs. Dawn Casey, BSN, RN, CSN, MHEd

                                                                   phone:(610)522-4330 ext. 6239

                                                                   fax:  (610)522-4335

                                                                 email: dcasey@sedelco.org                   

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    Please alert us if there is a change in your child's health status so I can update their medical alert as well as their health record.


    Health Forms

    Health forms such as: (Physical form, Dental form, PIAA Sports Physical form, Medication Authorization form, Vision Referral form, Hearing Referral form,BMI Referral form) are all able to be downloaded from the School District's Website at www.sedelco.org

    Go to: For Parents Tab (click)

    Go to:  Medical Information and Updates (click) and choose which form you need


                                     *ALL 11th grade students are required to have a current Physical Exam

                                     *All students entering 12th grade are required to have 2 Meningitis vaccines


    Pennsylvania School Immunization Requirements


    For Attendance in All Grades:

    4 doses of DPT  (last one after the 4th Birthday)

    4 doses of Polio (last one after the 4th Birthday)

    3 doses of Hepatitis B

    2 doses of MMR (Measels, Mumps, Rubella)

    2 doses of Varicella (Chicken Pox)


    For Attendance in 7th Grade:

    1 dose of TDAP

    1 dose of Meningitis (Menactra, MCV)


    *For Attendance in 12th Grade:

    2 doses of Meningitis (Menactra, MCV) Total are required ( The 1st one is given in 7th grade and the 2nd is given for 12th grade)


     Schedule an appointment for Immunizations as follows:

                                                                        Delaware County State Health Center

                                                                                        151 West 5th Street

                                                                                         Chester, PA.  19013

                                                                       Phone:  (610) 447-3250 or 1 (877) 724-3250

                                                                                       All Immunizations are $5


                                                                        COVID-19 Resources


    The CDC has offered some common sense guidelines that everyone can follow to minimize the risk of spread.

    How to protect yourself 





    Tips on wearing a mask











                                                                        Additional Resources


    The PA. Department of Health Information Page for COVID-19- https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/coronavirus/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx

    The Chester County Department of Health Information Page- https://www.chesco.org/224/Health

    Preparing for the  Flu Season- https://www.cdc.gov/flu/