FLUORIDE VARNISH PERMISSION SLIPPublished by susan.hunter on Thu, 09/25/2014 - 11:05
We could earn our school $500. Return your fluoride varnish permission slips, marked “yes” or “no”, and the top 3 elementary schools who have the highest percentage of permission slips signed and returned will earn $500.
- Oral health is the #1 need identified by the Utah County Health Department nurses.
- The state of Utah has minimal water fluoridation causing the rate of dental caries, or tooth decay, to be relatively high.
- We will be having a free dental campaign that will provide a dental kit to each student.
- All children, with parental consent, will be given an application of fluoride varnish. This FDA approved treatment is painted onto the teeth. It helps prevent cavities from occurring. It is free, quick, and painless.
LETS GO SANTAQUIN ELEMENTARY! TURN IN YOUR PERMISSION SLIPS BY OCTOBER 9 AND EARN OUR SCHOOL $500.