header-logotype
7AM - MIDNIGHT | 7/365
BOOK NOW

Glendale and Peoria School Lice Policies

Glendale and Peoria School Lice Policies
Updated on 
April 18, 2019

Each school district sets its own policies with regard to head lice. Peoria schools do not enforce a “no nit” policy, meaning children are able to return to school once treatment has begun, while Glendale schools continue to exclude children from the classroom if they have live bugs OR nits. Check with your school nurse for particulars on your child’s school lice policy.

GLENDALE PUBLIC SCHOOL

Head Lice, Bed Bugs and Other Parasites

Head lice, bed bugs and other parasites are easily transmitted from one person to another. It has nothing to do with person hygiene, anyone can become infested. That is why students infested with live lice bugs, bed bugs or other parasites will not be allowed to return to school until treatment has been received and live bugs are gone. Upon completion of treatment the nurse will evaluate the student to make sure they can return to the classroom. In order to take preventative measures, notify the nurse at the first sign of infestation.

Pediculosis (Lice Infestation)

Students with pediculosis shall be excluded from school until treatment specific for pediculosis has been initiated and the student is symptom free.  Students with live lice will not be able to return to their classroom.  The school nurse will contact parents to pick up their child as soon as possible so that treatment can begin.  Any siblings of the student will also be checked for lice.  Students will be excluded the following school day(s) until no live lice or nits are found. The student must be cleared by the nurse prior to returning to school.  The parent/guardian will be provided written information about pediculosis, treatment procedures, and readmission requirements.”

Source: Glendale Elementary School District Handbook PDF Download or Glendale Elementary School Resources

PEORIA

Head Lice, Bed Bugs and Other Parasites
Head lice, bed bugs and other parasites are easily transmitted from one person to another. It has nothing to do with person hygiene, anyone can become infested. That is why students infested with live lice bugs, bed bugs or other parasites will not be allowed to return to school until treatment has been received and live bugs are gone. Upon completion of treatment the nurse will evaluate the student to make sure they can return to the classroom. In order to take preventative measures, notify the nurse at the first sign of infestation.

Source: Peoria Unified Schools

If you discover that your children have lice, LiceDoctors is the best choice to get them back in school quickly. Your technician can come today and your child will be eligible to return to school as soon as treatment is complete. Call   602-753-0289 day or night.

We provide a friendly in-home lice removal service

Book your appointment today

RECOMMENDED POSTS

WHAT IS THE BEST STRATEGY FOR KILLING LIVE LICE BUGS?
Updated on 
October 27, 2020

WHAT IS THE BEST STRATEGY FOR KILLING LIVE LICE BUGS?

You are looking at it. That is right. You may read about different options on the Internet, but no one out there has treated as many heads as LiceDoctors.

Read more
Tuscaloosa School Lice Policy
Updated on 
October 27, 2020

Tuscaloosa School Lice Policy

Tuscaloosa schools do not enforce a strict “no nit“ policy, attempting instead to re-admit students who retain only “non-viable“ eggs or nits, as determined by the school nurse. TUSCALOOSA SCHOOLS The recommended minimum screening schedule is as follows: Primary and Elementary Schools: every Friday morning. Secondary Schools: the first day of classes, and the first day students return from extended breaks, such as fall holidays, winter holidays, and spring break. TEACHERS: SCREENING EACH STUDENT FOR LICE IN THE CLASSROOM EVERY FRIDAY MORNING IS RECOMMENDED.

Read more
Arlington Heights School District Lice Policy
Updated on 
November 5, 2020

Arlington Heights School District Lice Policy

The Arlington Heights School District has a “no live lice” policy. Children with live bugs are not allowed in school. If it is confirmed that a child, while at school, has nits and/or head lice, the parents will be notified immediately. The child will not be excluded from class, but will be allowed to complete the day. It will be the parent’s responsibility to choose the treatment that best meets the needs of the child and the family. Parents/guardians will be required to provide proof of treatment prior to the student returning to school.

Read more
Cart
0