Health and Safety

Goals and Objectives

Ahliah School’s major goal is to maintain students’ health safety and well-being. Ahliah School aims to:

  • Provide preventive care and adoption of healthy behavior and choices in the school community
  • Identify and respond to detected communicable diseases by undertaking the appropriate measures to limit their spread through the school community
  • Provide treatment and follow up to chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes, food allergies, heart diseases, physical disabilities
  • Provide awareness of hygiene (oral, skin, hands, body, and hair), of mental well-being, and of healthy lifestyles for students and staff
  • Provide first line management for injuries, trauma
  • Detect signs of psychosocial problems for early referral to the school counselor by encouraging students to express their discontent and discomfort
  • Provide secure and safe environment free from violence and abusive acts.
  • Detect signs of violence and child abuse

Health Care staff

The school health center provides the following services to the students:

  • Administering medications for students
  • Management of chronic illnesses during school day
  • Diagnosis and treatment of minor illnesses and injuries
  • Referral of major accidents to the nearest hospital
  • Detection of Infections and communicable diseases
  • Providing first aid during incidents
  • Detection of eating disorders
  • Follow-up on chronic cases
  • Individual intervention and emotional support upon need

Community Awareness

World Antibiotic Awareness Week

On the World Antibiotics week let’s pledge to safely use the antibiotics.  Antibiotics are medicines used to treat infections—and they target bacteria—not viruses.  Using antibiotics when they are not the right medicine will not help and may even cause more harm than good. Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats facing the world today according to...
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