• The District follows the Lake County Health Dept. Guidelines.

    Please remember the following:
    Students are encouraged to be kept home if he or she:

    • Has a fever of 100.4 (oral) degrees or higher
    • Has abdominal cramps and or vomiting
    • Has a sore throat with fever (see below)
    • Has a persistent cough (dry or productive)
    • Has diarrhea (three or more episodes in 24 hrs)
    • Has a rash or open and draining sores
    • Has any sever symptoms preventing him/her from participating in school

    Parents are reminded of the following guidelines before having your child return to school following illness

    • They should feel fit for at least 24 hours.
    • Be free of fever for at least 24 hours (without medication)
    • Be free of vomiting and or diarrhea for at least 24 hours.
    • For strep throat, they must be on the appropriate antibiotic for at least 24 hours.
    • For conjunctivitis, they must be on the appropriate eye drops for at least 24 hours or cleared by a physician.
    • Rash illnesses should be assessed by a doctor.  If chickenpox is suspected, keep home for at least 5 days after the appearance of the rash or until all blisters have scabbed over.