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.