Is My Child Well Enough?

  • Many students and parents are concerned about when students should stay home or attend school. A student should be excluded from school with any of the following conditions:

    • Fever of 100 degrees or more. The student should stay home for 24 hours after the temperature returns to normal.
    • Vomiting and diarrhea, the student needs to stay home until 24 hours after the last episode.
    • Any uncontrolled cough
    • Any rash for which you do not know the cause. Check with you family physician/clinic before sending the student to school.
    • Has an illness. Keep the student at home and call the school daily to report the illness.