It is up to individual schools to make lice policy.
Local School Lice Policies
The following information was sent out in The School Nurse Bulletin
to all Connecticut school nurses
in September 2010: "Head lice infestation is as
In Ohio, it is up to each individual school district to set its school lice policy. The state health department recommends the following:
Houston, Texas and Vicinity - Schools Lice and Nit Policy
“What is Colorado’s school policy regarding head lice and nit removal? My friend’s kids got into school with nits in their hair and at my kids’ school, the nurse won’t let them in with any nits even though I have done head lice treatments on them.” Marie D.
LiceDoctor advises families to be vigi
LiceDoctors' Dr. Stephen Beck Answers Frequently Asked Questions About Head Lice.
LiceDoctors Head Lice Treatment and Nit Removal Service gets calls on a daily basis, asking us a variety of questions about head lice. Here Dr. Stephen Beck, our on-staff medical doctor, addresses commonly asked lice treatment questions by parents.