Serving Preschool 3 - 8th Grade in Fort Worth, Texas  

Health Guidelines

IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS

Texas school and child-care facility immunization requirements are determined by the state legislature and set by the Texas Department of State Health Services, in conjunction with the Texas Education Agency.

Please click here to review the immunization requirements for students in Kindergarten through 12th Grade. 

Please click here to review the immunization requirements for students in Preschool.

 

GUIDELINES FOR EXCLUDING STUDENTS FROM SCHOOL

Exclusion Guidelines:                                     

  • Oral temperature of 100° or above
  • Vomiting, nausea or severe abdominal pain  
  • Marked drowsiness or lethargy
  • Sore throat, acute cold or persistant cough
  • Red, inflamed or discharging eyes
  • Skin rashes or eruptions
  • Swollen glands around jaws, ears or neck
  • Suspected scabies or impetigo
  • ANY skin lesion in the weeping stage
  • Earache
  • Head lice

Return Guidelines:

  • Oral temperature of 100° or above - FEVER FREE FOR 24 HOURS
  • Vomiting, nausea or severe abdominal pain - SYMPTOM FREE
  • Marked drowsiness or lethargy - SYMPTOM FREE
  • Sore throat, acute cold or persistant cough - SYMPTOM FREE
  • Red, inflamed or discharging eyes - WRITTEN DOCTOR RELEASE
  • Skin rashes or eruptions - WRITTEN DOCTOR RELEASE
  • Swollen glands around jaws, ears or neck - WRITTEN DOCTOR RELEASE
  • Suspected scabies or impetigo - WRITTEN DOCTOR RELEASE
  • ANY skin lesion in the weeping stage - COVERED AND DIAGNOSED AS NON-CONTAGIOUS
  • Earache - SYMPTOM FREE
  • Head lice - NO REMAINING LICE OR NITS

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call the school nurse.
Nicole Culp BSN, RN SAS 
Nurse 817-924-8917