Consent forms for our second annual Dental Clinic were sent home last week (yellow paper). Click here for the form. The date of the clinic is Friday, March 10th , 2017. If you would like your student to participate in the program which includes an oral screening exam, fluoride application, and dental sealant application (if needed) please indicate “Yes” on the consent form and return it to the school no later than Monday, February 13th. It is important that you complete all areas of the consent form including your signature. The date of the Dental Clinic is Friday, March 10th, 2017.
What are Dental Sealants?
Dental Sealants are thin, plastic coatings painted on the chewing surfaces of the teeth to prevent cavities.
When should your child get Dental Sealants?
Children should get dental sealants between ages 5 and 7 when their first permanent molars come in and between ages 11 and 14, when their second permanent molars come in.
If you have any further questions please contact the Cluster Nurse, Annette Grzybinski R.N. at 410-313-6957.