Please follow the quidelines below to have a healthy school year.
Stay home if you have a fever (100 or higher) without medication.
Stay home if you had a fever in the past 24 hours, before fever reducing medication.
Stay home if you are vomiting or vomited in the last 24 hours.
Stay home if you have a persistent cough or runny nose. If you have a cold please consider taking over the couter medication before school to help get through the day.
Stay home if your child is uncomfortable to perform work, play or eat well.
If a rash is present and do not know the cause of the rash please consult your doctor before coming to school. You need a doctors note.
You need a doctors note if you have stitches, sutures, a glued cut, cast, splint, crutches or other wrap/device.
If you have red eyes with discharge do not come to school.
You may take medication only if a parent signs and a doctor completes the school paperwork. Paperwork is available online or in the nurses office. Only medication that is absolutely necessary will be considered. Remember you can medicate your child before school to help them throughout the day.
Please review and encouraged handwashing and covering your mouth and nose when coughing &/or sneezing.
POLICY: If you are sitting out for gym, you sit out for recess.
We work together to keep all students and staff safe and healthy.
CHILDREN DO NOT LEARN WHEN THEY ARE NOT AT THEIR BEST.
REMEMBER CALL ALDENE AT 908-245-1521 WHEN YOUR CHILD IS OUT AND GIVE A REASON FOR THEIR ABSENCE.