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Health Services Information, Immunization Update for Fall 2018, Health and Wellness News, Links to Individual School Nurses, Health and Wellness Policies, Health Documents and Forms.

APS COVID-19 Information

APS COVID-19 Information

Dear APS Families, The health and safety of students, staff, and the Arlington community is of utmost importance in our schools. Students must be healthy to learn.  Similar to other districts, we have developed this guide to help families understand the policies and...

Mandated Flu Vaccines

Per the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, flu vaccines are now mandatory for all students yearly.  This is to take effect no later than Dec. 31st, 2020.  After that date, all students must have an updated flu vaccine for the academic year.  Students will not...

Registration

When registering for school there are certain Massachusetts state mandated guidelines that must be adhered to before your child can start school.

Traveling with Type I Diabetes: Supply List

Traveling with Type I Diabetes: Supply List

Diabetes Awareness Month and Beyond

November is Diabetes Awareness Month.  This articles offers many opportunities for families, friends and Type I diabetics to become involved in their diabetes community, all of which span beyond just the month of November....

Beating the Heat with Type I Diabetes

I wish I had seen this article at the start of the summer, however there is still some great information that will certainly carry over into the warm fall weather....

Back to School Diabetes “Apparel List”

Some parents have reached out asking where they can find "fun" accessories for their child's diabetes supplies.  I found this post and thought it was great since it includes "diabetes apparel" with back to school shopping....

Physical and Mental Health Resource Booklet

This resource booklet is designed to provide information and referral services for students, parents and staff to use for physical & mental health referrals. It also serves as an informational packet to help with intervention services as needed.   [iframe...

School Registration

The Arlington Public Schools provides education to preschool through twelfth grade students in seven elementary schools, one middle school and one comprehensive high school. In addition to our academic programs, the Arlington Public Schools offers after-school...