Too Sick for School?
The question of when a child is too sick to attend school is not always as easy to answer as it seems. Often parents need to make judgments about whether to send their child to school and see if they feel better or keep them home and have them rest. Below are some guidelines to help you make this often difficult decision. The following guidelines were developed to help prevent the spread of potentially contagious disease.
Please keep your child home if he/she has any of the following symptoms:
If your child is diagnosed with a communicable disease, please notify the school as soon as possible. Some students have medical conditions that require special care if they are exposed to certain illnesses. Home is the best place for a child who is ill. If your child is sick and will be missing school, please call the school office to report the absence.