Many children and parents are concerned about when children should stay home or attend school. Here is a quick checklist:
✔ Child has a fever of 100 degrees or more
They should stay home for 24 hours after the last episode.
✔ Child has vomited or had diarrhea
They should stay home until 24 hours after the last episode.
✔ Child has any rash for which you do not know the cause
Check with your physician/clinic before sending them to school.
✔ Child has an illness
Keep the student at home and call the school daily to report the illness.
✔ Any uncontrolled coughing
Check with your physician/clinic before sending the child to school.