Monday, January 25, 2016

FREE Heart Screening Program offered to 9th Graders @ WHS (Class of 2019)



For the seventh consecutive year, Waldwick High School and the Sean Fisher Memorial Foundation have teamed up with the Gift of Life Foundation and CardiacScan Imaging to promote an education and screening program on healthy lifestyle.  In past six years over 530 students have been screened.  

The screening program is offered at no cost to the Freshman class ONLY and will take place at Waldwick High School throughout the week of March 7, 2016 during school hours. 

Screenings include:  blood pressure, electrocardiogram (EKG), echocardiogram, height, weight, oxygen saturation, waist measurement and body mass index.

In order for a freshman to take advantage of this opportunity, two forms must be filled out and returned to the main office before Tuesday, March 1.  The forms can be found by clicking the link below: 

If you have any question please see/call/email Mr. Carroll or the school nurse, Mrs. Willer.

Please check out the Sean Fisher Memorial Foundation website to learn more about Sean and the foundation.   


Here is a video clip from CBS news on the heart screening program at Waldwick High School.  









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