Physicals Offered For All Students Grades 4-11

Dear Parent: Athletic physicals are being offered to all interested athletes for the 2019-2020 school year on March 19, 2019. Physical exams are a must for all students in grades five through eleven, wanting to participate in sports activities sponsored by the Eastern Aroostook RSU 39 during the 201-2020 school year. Physicals are not required for regular gym class. These examinations are only offered once per year. Examination results will be used for the 2019-2020 school year. Students are urged to take advantage of this opportunity or they may obtain a sports physical from their primary care provider. Students should plan to be at the high school no earlier than 15 minutes before their appointment time. The physicals will take place at Caribou High School in the Vocational Health Occupations classroom starting at 5:00PM. Students are expected to wear gym clothes. Also please wear any prescribed glasses or contacts. The fee is $10.00 per student. Physicians from Cary Medical Center and Pines Health Services Staff will be doing the examinations. Appointment times will be given out when completed paperwork is returned to your child’s school secretary. Please include an email address if you would like to have the appointment time emailed to you. It is imperative that completed forms be returned by March 15th in order to schedule the physicians. No student will be given a physical appointment time without the completed form.

The form can be dowloaded by clicking on the link in Quick Links box to the right of the page.

Please phone the school nurse with any questions or concerns.

Sincerely, School Nurses’ Office 493-4255