Health Awareness

  • Flu Season
  • Head Lice
  • H1N1
  • Meningococcal Disease
Flu Season:
In the attempt to control the spread of the flu please follow these guidelines with your student:
• If you child has a fever of 100 degrees or over, please keep your child home from school
• Please have your child fever free, without the use of medication, for 24 Read More

When winter approaches, many parents become concerned about their child’s possibility of getting head lice. Although head lice can be contracted any time of the year, cold weather offers more ways of getting lice. In efforts to try and prevent the spread of lice I would like to remind you

Read More

Dear Parent/Guardian,

As the flu season is quickly approaching, there has been more information regarding the possible increase of the H1N1 flu virus. The H1N1 can be highly contagious. The symptoms of H1N1 are fever, coughing, sneezing, fatigue, runny nose, sore throat and body aches. Flu is respiratory but may

Read More
A new Indiana law requires each year that parents/guardians be informed “about meningococcal disease and its vaccine” (IC20-30-5-18). Meningococcal disease is a dangerous disease that can attack children and youth. You may hear it referred to as meningitis. This is an infection of the fluid of a person’s spinal cord