Health and Safety

On this page you will find information about all things Health and Safety related.

Illness and Medication

Minimum period of absense for common illnesses:

  • Chickenpox – 5 days from the onset of the rash.
  • Measles – 4 days from the onset of the rash.
  • German Measles – 6 days from the onset of the rash.
  • Mumps – 5 days after the onset of swelling.
  • Diarrhoea/Vomiting – 48 hours from the last episode.

Medicines

We are only allowed to administer medication which has been prescribed by a doctor and needs to be taken 4 times a day.  Please come to the office for a form.

Parents are welcomed into school to administer medication at lunchtime if necessary.