Palos East Elementary SChool

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Guidelines for Returning to School

ü  Temperature less than 100 degrees without fever-reducing medicine
     for 24 hours

ü  24 hours of antibiotic treatment for strep throat

ü  24 hours of antibiotic treatment for pink eye

ü  An absence of 5 school days in a row requires a doctor’s note upon

ü  A serious injury, cast, brace, or splint requires a doctor’s note
    regarding limitations for gym, recess, or other physical activities.

ü  A child that has a cast, brace, or splint removed requires a doctor’s
    note regarding returning to gym, recess, and other physical activity.

ü  An acute episode of diarrhea and vomiting should have subsided.

ü  Please report any case of doctor diagnosed strep throat to the
    school nurse.