The school health room is equipped to handle illnesses and injuries that occur at school.
The nurse's goal is to assist in the education process by improving the health status and learning of children. "Healthy children learn better." It is our goal to keep children at school as much as possible. Please keep your child at home if he/she has one of the conditions listed below. If your child becomes sick at school, you will be called to pick them up promptly.
DHEC School Exclusion List:
Chicken pox Diarrhea Fever of 100 degrees or higher
Fever with a rash Behavior changes Ear ache
Vomiting Sore Throat Head lice
Hepatitis A Influenza Impetigo
Measles Meningitis Mononucleosis
Mumps Pink Eye Rash with a fever
Ringworm Scabies Shingles
Staph infection Strep throat Tuberculosis
Medications can be administered at school. Please follow the medication guidelines listed on the nurse's page of the MOES website. All medications will be kept in the nurse's office.Office hours for sick children begin at 10:00 a.m.; exceptions are made for and emergencies. All students must have a sick pass from the teacher to see the nurse. If the light in the nurse's office is off, students should report to the front office for assistance.