Gives great information on how to keep your
child safe in school.
Flu vaccine information:
Head Lice Information click
Participation Paper work is available
on the Thorne home page under ”forms”and the District Athletic Tab. All forms are required.
continue to notify us of any contagious
illnesses. We do track them for the Middletown
Board of Health.
that need to be given in school require
a district form-I’d be happy to provide
you with this if needed.
are parasites that live in human
hair and scalps. It is a myth that
it implies poor hygiene.
can be ” shared” by
direct contact. Head lice can survive
6-20 hours off its host. They do
not breed in furniture. Vacuuming
furniture should be sufficient
itchy head should always be inspected.
- Nits are easily seen and appear
glued to the hair shaft. Mature
nymphs move very fast and can be
hard to detect. Ask a healthcare
provider if not sure.
the counter preparations usually
can treat the problem. Hot water
washing/drying of bed lined, towels
and pj’s is recommended. Soaking
hair care items in hot soapy water
for an hour or more should be done.
call the health office if you have
any questions. I would be happy
to help you !!