School Nurse

  • When to Keep Your Child At Home

    • Vomiting within the  last 24 hours
    • Diarrhea within the last 24 hours
    • Temperature of 100 or higher within the last 24 hours without anti-fever medication
    • Any symptoms of acute illness such as persistent cough, runny nose and body aches, draining eyes 

    Reasons Why Your Child Should Look and Behave Like Him/Herself For 24-48 Hours Before Returning to School

    • To protect your child from exposure to more infection before/he/she is able to build resistance
    • To protect the other children and school staff from communicable diseases that your child may transmit 

    If your child sees his/her primary care provider or other health care practitioner and misses school, please obtain a "Return To School Slip" to return to school.   
       
    State Requirements Regarding Medications, Immunizations and Physicals:

    • Medications may only be given by the school nurse with a doctor and parent note and the medication in the original container.

    School nurse:

    Mrs. Mellor

    631-275-8710

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