When to Stay Home From School
Children who show any of the following signs or symptoms should not be in school:
• Red, swollen, discharging eye
• Acute cold
• Fever over 99.0 within the last 24 hours prior to the beginning of the school day.
• Skin rashes, especially if they have been exposed to communicable disease
• General signs of listlessness, weakness, blushed face or headache
• Upset stomach or diarrhea- or if they have had any symptoms within the last 24 hours.