Health Services

Conditions that require exclusion from school:

  • Fever of 100 or over, must be fever free for 24 hours, without fever reducing medications (Tylenol, Ibuprofen), to return to school
  • Undiagnosed rash
  • Vomiting or Diarrhea
  • Fainting
  • Red inflamed eyes (Pink Eye) until diagnosed and treated, if needed.  Must be on medication for 24 hours before returning to school.
  • Impetigo (A contagious skin condition, with crusty areas especially about the nose and mouth)
  • Ringworm – Student must be on proper medication prior to returning to school.
  • Head Lice – Students must be nit free and checked and cleared by the school nurse before being allowed back in school.  Parents must bring their child to school to be rechecked.  They cannot ride the bus until they have been cleared by the nurse.
  • Scabies – Treatment is the same for head lice.
  • Chickenpox –Students may return to school when all the lesions are crusted over.
  • Mumps
  • COVID 19  
  • Or any other condition at the discretion of the school nurse or administration


HI!  My name is Sheri Doerhoff. I have been a Registered Nurse for 20 years. For the last 17 years I have been a school nurse. I attended Nichols Career Center & Lincoln University to attain my nursing degree. If you have any questions regarding your child's health, please feel free to contact me at any time at 498-4006 or email me.