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When to Call the Nurse

Contact the School Nurse if your child:Top of Page

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  • has a contagious disease, such as strep throat, flu, or chicken pox. This information will help us take necessary steps to protect the health of other students.
  • If your child has any of the following symptoms please keep them home from school: temperature greater than 100.4, coughing, vomiting, diarrhea, any rash not yet diagnosed by a physician, red or pink itchy eye, and/or drainage from eye and keep your nurse informed. 

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  • is hospitalized

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  • is excused from physical education.               A written note is mandatory. Written notification is also required for return to physical education.

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  • has an injury or illness that may require accommodations during the school day. Examples:
    • An injury that restricts mobility (e.g., casts, crutches, wheelchairs)                                      
    • An illness that affects a child’s ability to function in school for a full day such as infectious mononucleosis (mono), Lyme disease, or recent surgery