|Keep at Home||Send to School||See a Doctor|
|Fever above 100°||Ear infection; no pain||Undiagnosed skin rash|
|Vomits more than once||Infrequent diarrhea||Eye infection|
|Flu: body aches, fever, headache||Minor cold (runny nose, cough, sneezing, sore throat)|
|Cold sores (Sore covered)|
|Infestation of scabies, lice (After treatment begins)|
|Strep throat (After 24 hours of medication)|
|Vague "I don't feel good" symptoms|
The school has no way of providing for children who are ill except to contact the parent or emergency contact and request they be picked up and taken home. For this reason, it is critical that the school have current parent/guardian contact information on file.
Student Data Cards
- Home and business phone numbers.
- An emergency contact phone number (this should be someone who has permission to pick up and care for your child when you cannot).
- The name, address, and phone number of your child’s doctor.
Please notify the school office of any change of address or phone number. This is of great importance should it be necessary to contact you concerning your child, especially in an emergency situation.
All medications, including aspirin, Tylenol, cough/cold medicines, etc., must be left in the office. Each medication, whether prescription or nonprescription, must be in its original container and marked with the child's name, a doctor's dosage instructions, and time to be taken. Only the school nurse can give nonprescription medications to students who submit a completed Health Information Exchange Consent Form. In addition, a doctor's note The school nurse will be on site on Monday through Thursday. Office staff will distribute medications on Fridays.
|DPT||A complete series of four doses, but one more dose if last dose was given before second birthday.|
|POLIO||A complete series of three doses, but one more dose if last dose was given before second birthday.|
|MMR||Two doses for kindergarten.|
|HEPATITIS B||A complete series of three doses. For kindergarten, the series must be started.|
|VARICELLA (chicken pox)||For kindergarten.|
SDUSD does not carry medical or dental insurance for students injured on school grounds, while under school jurisdiction, or while participating in school district activities. However, the district does provide access to optional accident insurance. Student insurance booklets are available in the office upon parent request.