Clarkson Angels
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Health Policy

Parents/Guardians are responsible for providing:

Up-To-Date Immunization Records – A signed health form noting the date and type of immunization administered is required. If you have chosen not to immunize your child a signed affidavit exemption form must be provided with your registration forms.

Medicines – Staff can administer prescription and non-prescription medicine. Along with the medical form, parents will be required to sign the medicine log in their child’s classroom. Medicines must be in its original container with the prescription label bearing the child’s name.

Children should remain at home if they have the following symptoms:
* Fever- if a temperature remains above 38 C/100.4 F with the aid of medication
* Consistent eye/nose draining
* Vomiting (more than twice for the day)
* Skin irritations such as rashes, bumps that are undiagnosed and may be contagious
* Diarrhoea
* Any illness that requires antibiotics
* Other illnesses include: Chicken Pox, Hand Foot and Mouth Disease, Lice. Strep Throat, Fifth Disease, Meningococcal Disease, Measles, Ringworm, Rubella, Mumps, Hepatitis, Strep Throat, Thrush, Ear Infection

Please be advised that in the event your child experiences any of the above symptoms or
contracts any of the above illnesses OR is absent for more than 2-3 days, a doctor’s note must be provided and full treatment has to have been provided to allow clearance for the child to return to the centre.

The health policy at Clarkson Angels is in place to assist in minimizing the stress for everyone and avoiding a serious outbreak.