WHEN TO KEEP YOUR CHILD AT HOME…

Important Information

Unfortunately it’s that time of year when we start to see students getting sick. Here are some symptoms when your child is ill that
are a good reason to keep them home and when they can
return to school:


Fever greater than 100.0
Must be fever free for 24 hours to return
Rash or rash with fever—new or sudden
Can return when rash disappears or a note from
your Doctor.
Vomiting / diarrhea
Symptom free for 24 hours
Cough: deep, congested, producing mucus
Symptom free, on antibiotics for 24 hrs or a note
from your Doctor.
Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
Red, itchy, draining eye-24 hours on medication
or symptom free
Strep Throat (diagnosed)
Must be on antibiotics for 24 hours or a note from
your Doctor.
Stiff neck or headache with fever
Symptom free or a note from your Doctor.