Keep Your Child at Home if He/She Has the Following Contagious Diseases:
Your Child May Return to School:
When all chicken pox are scabbed over. Usually 7 days.
Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
When symptoms are clear or 24 hours after treatment with antibiotics.
After diagnosis by physician unless child has fever. No treatment necessary.
After medicated shampoo (i.e., Kwell, Rid, A200, etc.) and all nits are removed.
24 hours after treatment has begun; draining sores must be covered.
After treatment by a physician.
24 hours after treatment by physician, exclude from contact sports until sores are gone. Keep area covered.
After treatment with prescription medication.
Streptococcal Sore Throat
24 hours after treatment with prescription medication has begun and fever has subsided.