Department of Health Information
The Meadowmount School of Music is required to obtain a permit to operate from the New York State Department of Health. We are required to follow their regulations and are subject to their inspections. Questions regarding our Medical Policy may be directed to the New York State Department of Health, P.O. Box 389, Saranac, NY 12983, USA.
All federal, state and local health and safety laws will be followed in accorance with COVID regulations. All students, faculty and staff must be up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations, and supply proof of vaccination. Per CDC guidelines: "Full vaccination is achieved two weeks after a second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine." Two weeks prior to the start of Meadowmount's June 25, 2022 term is June 11. Please plan accordingly and provide proof of vaccination by June 11.
We anticipate requiring proof of a negative result Covid test taken within 3 days of arrival. Testing during the summer, masking regulations and other Covid protocols are to be determined; all enrolled students agree to abide by such protocols once announced.
No on-campus or off-campus student will be registered without a fully completed health form and proof of Covid vaccination. Withholding or not disclosing accurate medical/health information will result in dismissal with no refund of any fees paid. A physical exam is not required.
In compliance with the New York State Department of Health, prescription and non-prescription medication of any kind may NOT be kept in the dormitories of students under the age of 18. This includes vitamins, tylenol, sleeping aids, topical lotions, cough drops, etc. This policy is strictly enforced and non-compliance will result in dismissal with no refund of any fees paid.
If a parent needs to send medication to a minor, it must be mailed directly to our nurse. Be sure to label the package to the nurse's attention and enclose the students name in the contents.
More information will be included with the medical forms that will be sent after acceptance into Meadowmount.