School Nurse

Important Health Reminders:

Please report all communicable diseases to the school nurse!
All medications require a doctor's order and must be dropped off to the nurse by the parent/guardian.
Fever: A child must be fever free for 24 hours without the help of fever reducing medication before returning to school.
Vomiting/Diarrhea: The child must wait 24 hours from last episode of vomiting or diarrhea before returning to school.
Strep Throat: Child may return to school after 24 hours of antibiotics.
Head Lice/Nits: Child must be treated with lice shampoo before returning to school. Please see www.cdc.gov/parasites/lice/head/schools.html
If your child is not feeling well before school, please take a moment to take their temperature and assess them. Please do not send if they are sick. It is not fair to expose other students to illness.

 

Health Office Information Resources

New Jersey Family Care

Center for Disease Control

Healthy Children General Information

School Nurse Contact Info: Lisa Gillespie | lgillespie@btwpschools.org