What should I do if my child is ill?
-Please notify your school nurse when your child is absent or late to school.
This helps with keeping track of the safety and wellbeing of your child and also assists the health office in monitoring what illnesses are going through school.
-your child must bring a written note from a parent, guardian or physician when returning to school, otherwise the absence is considered unexcused.
When should my child stay home?
-Fever of 100 degrees or higher - must be fever free for a full 24 hrs before returning to school.
-Vomiting / diarrhea - may return after 24 hrs without vomiting or diarrhea.
-Strep throat - must be on antibiotics for a full 24hrs before returning to school.
-Any contagious rash
-Any suspicious rash - child must stay home until seen by their doctor
-Your doctor recommends your child stay home
Please contact your school nurse if you have questions or you are unsure.