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Student Health Information

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 6:30pm

For the safety and protection of all, students should not attend school with any symptoms below and will be sent home for any of the following symptoms:

  • Cold Symptoms Keep student home during period of productive cough and yellow or green nasal discharge.
  • Fever of 100 degrees or higher Students who have been ill with a fever need to be fever-free, without the use of medication, for 24 hours before returning to school.
  • Eyes that are red, swollen, crusting or draining
  • Untreated, draining ears or earache
  • Diarrhea or Vomiting Keep student home for 24 hours before returning to school.
  • Severe nausea
  • Severe sore throat
  • Head lice
  • Childhood communicable disease contact the district nurse

If a student is at school with any of these symptoms, the parent/guardian will be called to pick up the student. Under certain circumstances, parents may be asked to consult a physician and to provide a written note from a doctor indicating that the student may return to school.