Health Services

Last Updated: 9/3/2020 8:30 PM

Student Health Services
Nurse Coordinator, 219.650.5300, Ext. 7539
 

 

Keeping Your Child Home with Illness

Children should be kept at home if they have the following:

  • fevers above 100° 

  • vomiting and/or diarrhea 

  • rash with fever 

  • eye infections with eye discharge

  • communicable diseases (scabies, impetigo, ringworm, head lice~ until treated appropriately) 

  • any illness that prevents the child from participating comfortably in program activities or disrupts the other students' participation 

  • and illness that results in a need for care that is greater than the staff can provide without compromising the health and safety of other children.

Note: It is recommended that children be fever-free for 24 hours without the use of anti-fever medications (Tylenol®, ibuprofen, etc.) before returning to school.

 

Flu Guide for Parents

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