Student Health

  • Students are to remain home for the following:

    • Temperature - If your child has a temperature of 100.4 degrees or higher they must remain at home until he/she has a normal 98.6 degree temperature for 24 hours without the use of a fever reducing medication.
    • Nausea or vomiting – Students must remain at home until free of symptoms for at least 24 hours if they   have vomited.
    • Diarrhea – Students must remain at home until free of symptoms for at least 24 hours.
    • Evidence of a communicable disease such as a rash, swelling or unusual sore throat.
    • Severe headache
    • Spasm or convulsion
    • Complaints from the child of feeling ill when the child was home the day before or felt ill before coming   to school.
    • Any severe accident, including a deep cut, possible fracture or dislocation, or any accident requiring immediate medical attention.
    • Conjunctivitis – pink eye
    • Undiagnosed rash – Rashes need to be verified by your doctor that they are non-contagious; a note is needed.
    • Continuous coughing or runny nose