Current Health Alerts

 

Current Health Alerts

When Should Your Child Stay Home From School?

Timber Sage Elementary follows the exclusion recommendations set forth by the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment. Please see the full list of "Exclusion Recommendations" for other conditions not listed below. Please follow these guidelines to help keep our students and staff healthy:

  • Fever (with or without other symptoms) - Fever free for 24 hours without fever reducing medication
  • Vomiting - No vomiting for 24 hours
  • Diarrhea (2+ watery or loose stools) - Diarrhea free for 24 hours without the aid of medication
  • Eye redness with thick drainage - No exclusion from school, please help us encourage avoiding touching the eyes and also handwashing. 

  • Fifth’s Disease - Fever free for 24 hours, no longer contagious once rash appears

  • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) - Fever free for 24 hours AND no open lesions

  • Impetigo - Treated with antibiotics for 24 hours OR physician note

  • Influenza - Fever free for 24 hours AND 7 days since onset of symptoms

  • Mononucleosis - Fever free for 24 hours

  • Pertussis (Whooping Cough) - Once antibiotics are complete. 

  • Strep Throat (and Scarlet fever) - After 24 hours of antibiotics, if not treated then 10 days after onset of symptoms.

 

 

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