What is your head lice policy? - page 2
My school insist on having a no lice/no nit policy. Right now I have it written up where students are sent home immediately if found to have lice and should stay home for 24 hours of treatment. After... Read More
Jun 26, '09Occupation: School Nurse Specialty: 8 year(s) of experience in School Nursing ; From: US ; Joined: Dec '08; Posts: 2,206; Likes: 3,637Wow, you send them home for one nit? We have a no nit policy too, but I have a comb and if there is truly only one nit and I know they have been treated, I am going to comb it out and let them stay. I mean, there is policy and then there is doing what is in the best interest of the child. Now, if there are more nits than I can comb out in 60 seconds or so, they are going home. I am not going to do Mom's job for her.