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Karen Vanek RN - School Nurse 715-349-7392 x 306   nurse@siren.k12.wi.us
Angela D'Jock - Health Aide 715-349-7392 x 301


Student Health Guidelines-

When should your child stay home because of illness? 

Fever:
If your child has a fever of 100 degrees or higher.

Vomiting:  Your child may return 24 hours after the vomiting stops.

Diarrhea:   Your child may return 24 hours after diarrhea stops.

Rash: If your child has a rash that is open and draining, or a rash with a fever, or rash that you don't know the cause, check with  your family physician before sending them to school. 

Contagious Diseases: Strep Throat, Impetigo and Pink eye. A student may return 24 hours after the start of treatment with an antibiotic. For influenza, a student may return 24 hours after fever returns to normal and all symptoms are getting better. the start of treatment with an antibiotic. For influenza, a student may return 24 hours after fever returns to normal and all symptoms are getting better. the start of treatment with an antibiotic. For influenza, a student may return 24 hours after fever returns to normal and all symptoms are getting better. 

Chickenpox:        A child may return to school 5-7 days after onset of rash, with all sores dry and scabbed over. 

Illness or Injury at School:  Students that become ill or injured at school will be seen in the health office by trained staff. If your child is unable to return to class, a parent will be contacted. For your child's comfort please make arrangements to pick them up as soon as possible                
                                                                                                
 

Enrollment Forms and
Emergency Information:    
It is important for us to reach you if your child is ill or injured at school. Please complete the Annual Health History Form and Enrollment Form from school, listing parent’s name with work, home and cell phone numbers, along with at least two emergency contacts.  Call your child’s school with any changes throughout the school year. 

  • Please notify your child's school if your child is absent due to illness or injury. 
  • If your child has a serious illness or injury that affects school participation, please notify your school principal so a plan can be implemented to meet your childs needs.