Welcome to the Health Office at Granada Hills Charter High School.
We're happy to serve you, heal you, keep you notified, and keep you
healthy! We are located in the administration building across from the
Main Office. Our hours during the regular school year are from 7:00 a.m.
to 4:30 p.m., except for when occasional meetings conflict. We can be
reached 818.360.2361 extension 389. Please review our latest updates
posted to the right.
|Granada's Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Barbara Ackermann, was recently featured in a public radio episode on mental health services in schools. Listen to the discussion below.
Flu Prevention Information
Due to the recent outbreak of the flu, the National Association of
School Nurses (NASN) wants to make sure that neither you nor your
students are at risk. Click below to view their tips on keeping your
children healthy, and special advice for children with chronic
illnesses. If you have any questions, please call the Health Office at
818-360-2361 ext 387/389. Updates about the flu can be found on the CDC
website here: www.cdc.gov/features/fluactivity
. They can also be reached at 1-800-232-4636.
At this time, we are recommending that families follow basic guidelines
for reducing the risk of transmission of the flu including but not
limited to the following:
- Cover your nose
and mouth with a tissue when coughing and sneezing or cough into the
inside your elbow. If you use a tissue, throw it in the trash
- Wash your hands frequently with soap and water,
especially before eating and after using the restroom. Hand sanitizers
are also effective.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth because germs are spread this way.
your student has a fever of 100.0 degrees or higher, he/she is required
to stay home from school until fever free for 24 hours.
- It is also recommended that you contact the doctor regarding your student's symptoms.
- Speak with your doctor about the flu vaccine when it becomes available.