Center School
Health Office
Center School Nurse
Mrs. Colleen Clark, RN, BSN
508-230-3233 ext. 209

Health Office Hours: 8:30 am - 3:20 pm

Absence Line: 508-230-3233 ext. 200

When should I keep my child home from school?

The following are guidelines and may be reasons why the school nurse would send your child home from school:

  • Excessive cough
  • Vomiting and/or diarrhea
  • Temperature over 100 degrees
  • Strep infection

Your child may return to school after symptoms are resolved for at least 24 hours.

When should I contact my child’s School Nurse?

  • Whenever any new medication is prescribed for your child
  • With any new medical diagnosis for your child
  • Upon treatment for any serious injury, illness or hospitalization
  • Every September to renew and/or revise daily medication orders that must be administered during school hours

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