Since starting almost a year ago at Seton Hill, my child has developed tremendously.  He never went to daycare or spent much time with other kids.  I think that was his biggest struggle coming into this.  Now he is excited to get to school to see his friends and play.  His favorite part of school is homework and when he gets to eat.  The staff there is wonderful, they really make sure to keep families updated and informed of their child's day and any issues they are having in class.  The curriculum there is excellent getting the children ready for Kindergarten and working towards everyday skills.  The menu for meal time is all healthy choices and ...more
 
- Megan Fischer 
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Seton Hill Child Services Health and Wellness

SHCS knows that children in optimal health are ready to learn and gain essential school readiness skills. Healthy habits learned from an early age can last a lifetime.

Here are some health related links families my find helpful:

www.healthychildren.org this website is great and has lots of info-and it’s from the American Academy of Pediatrics! You can find here the recommended schedule for well child visits, hearing and vision, info on different illnesses, nutrition information, sleep and behavior and a great article about head lice among other useful information.

http://www.aapd.org/ this website is from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. You can find an interactive game and other information regarding dental care

http://www.immunize.org/ this website has a wealth of science based information about immunizations. There is a great article about shots by Dr Ari Brown; http://www.immunize.org/catg.d/p2068.pdf

https://www.aapos.org/ this is from the American academy of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus

Seton Hill Child Services has a RN on staff to assist children and families with any health related issues they may be concerned about. The nurse also provides screening and oversight of health screenings, review of health information, education for staff, families and children, assistance with communication to medical providers and scheduling of health related services. The RN is available at 724-836-4510 ext 1031, by cell at 724-309-6345 or through email at marcie@shchildservices.org


Since starting almost a year ago at Seton Hill, my child has developed tremendously.  He never went to daycare or spent much time with other kids.  I think that was his biggest struggle coming into this.  Now he is excited to get to school to see his friends and play.  His favorite part of school is homework and when he gets to eat.  The staff there is wonderful, they really make sure to keep families updated and informed of their child's day and any issues they are having in class.  The curriculum there is excellent getting the children ready for Kindergarten and working towards everyday skills.  The menu for meal time is all healthy choices and ...more
 
- Megan Fischer 
Quick Resources