Each parent must fill out an emergency information card. This information will allow us to take actionduring a medical emergency.
Each child must have a completed medical formon file. Vaccinations should be up to date.
We are bound by laws regarding the administration of any medication, even cough drops. Please adhere to the following procedure. All medications, including cough drops, are to be brought to the school office. No medication of any type will be given to a student without an Administration of Consent formcompleted by the parent/guardian and/or physician. These forms are available in the school office. Please inform your child’s teacher should your child be under medication which might affect the child in class.Simple injuries will be treatedwith soap and water cleansing.
It is in the best interests of your child and the other students to keep your child at home when he is ill. Please keep your child home if he shows any of the following symptoms:
• fever • diarrhea
• nausea or vomiting • sore throat
• skin rash or sores • headache
• inflamed or swollen eyes • head lice
After a fever, your child’s temperature must be normal (98.6) for 24 hours before returning to school.
Please inform the school secretary prior to class time if your child will be absent. If your child becomes ill while at school, we will call you so that you can take him home.
Fire,Tornado, and Lock-down Drills
These will be conducted on a routine basis.