Too Sick for School
There are three main reasons to keep a child home from school.
- The child doesn't feel well enough to take part in normal activities, (such as feeling overly tired, can't concentrate).
- The child needs more care than teachers and staff can give and still care for other children.
- The illness or symptoms are on this list - How Sick is Too Sick?
Remember, the best way to prevent the spread of infection is through good hand washing.
Have questions or need more information? Visit the Health Services page.