Your school is your immediate environment next to your home. Your school also helps you live well. It helps your parents keep you physically healthy. It also has health services, which you and other students need to have while in high school.
What is health and health education?
Health education focuses on decreasing health risks and placing emphasis on preventive approaches to healthy lifestyle.
Who are your health partners?
- Guidance Counselors
- Custodians, etc.
What are the school health services?
Why are health services important?
This is to provide students with health immunizations, health screening tests, teacher’s observation and health records.
This is to informed students about health condition so that they can get proper care.
Correction of Remediable deffects
This is to informed students about his own health so his/her parents can learn to adjust tohis/her needs.
Care and education of exceptional children
This is to assists the school in helping exceptional students who have special needs so they can adjust socially, emotionally, mentally and physically to daily living.
Communicable disease control
This is to provide students with information regarding communicable disease.
What are the different health screening tests?
- Physical Examination
- Oral and Dental Examination
- Ears, Nose, Throat Examination (ENT)
- Height and Weight Measurement