Illness

 

Illness

Students who have a fever, or are experiencing diarrhea or vomiting l, and must be free of fever, vomiting, or diarrhea for 24 hours before returning to school.  A physician's note  and/or parent note is needed for your student’s absence to be excused. Please reference School County Code of Conduct Please contact your students Attendance office for further information.

 

Students are sent to the clinic by their teacher with any complaints of illness or injury. Students are evaluated in the clinic and given first aid care is needed. Parents are called under the following conditions

    -Fever over 100 degrees

    -Vomitting

    -Diarrhea

    -Loss of consciousness (fainting, head injuries)

    -Possible communicable diseases 

    -Any undiagnosed skin rash 

    -Injury                                                           

                                                                                                                                                                     
Student should remain home for 24 hours before returning to school. Ill students will need to be picked up as soon as possible. With the number of students that we have the school, clinic space is limited. Students will need to be picked up within 60 minutes of receiving the call from the nurse. All students who become ill at school must be dismissed through the nurse’s office.