Flu Season is here

Reminders From The School Nurse:

Flu season is here. We are seeing a lot of viruses, both G.I. and respiratory. We are also beginning to see true influenza within the district. Please remember the following tips to stay healthy:

  1. Get a flu shot- it’s not too late! Contact your PCP for further information.
  2. Wash your hands with warm water & soap often, especially before and after eating.
  3. Cover your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing using your upper arm or elbow.
  4. Eat a healthy diet, drink plenty of fluids and adequate get sleep.
  5. If your child is sick, they should refrain from coming to school until fever free for 24 hours without the use of medicines.

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