Illness or InjuryA School Nurse (Registered Professional Nurse) is assigned to each building. When necessary, first aid is administered for minor injuries and illnesses. Careful records are kept in the Health Office. Parents/guardians are notified immediately of serious illness or injury. As it is vital that the school be able to contact a parent/guardian, please forward any phone number changes, both for work or home/cell to the main office at your child’s school.The parent/guardian is responsible for transporting the child when he/she is released due to illness/injury.The School Nurse must have contacted a parent/guardian or a designee before the ill or injured student can be released from school.• Anyone displaying a fever or other flu like symptoms is required to “stay home” to minimize exposure to others and reduce other health complications until the individual is fever/vomit free for 24 hours. It is important to note that fever reducing medications can mask the intensity of the fever while medication is still present in one’s system.• The District Nursing Staff will be sending students home if they have Influenza-LikeIllnesses (ILI), especially an elevated fever, temperature or vomiting.