Notes From Your School Nurse

As we return to a new normal following the COVID-19 pandemic, our typical cold and flu season will look different this year. We are seeing several different viruses and flu cases in our community already. Remember the best way to combat most of these diseases is proper handwashing and getting your flu vaccine.
Watch the video below with your children and remind them to wash their hands often. 
Proper Handwashing


Please perform morning health checks on your child before sending them to school. Be aware of symptoms such as, but not limited to: fever, sore throat, cough, headache, vomiting, diarrhea, etc. When making a decision to keep your child home or send them, please err on the side of caution. You can use the graphic below when in doubt: