To protect other students, the school MUST BE NOTIFIED of any infectious disease.

Mumps

Incubation period: 12-25 days
Exclusion from school: for at least 9 days after onset of symptoms.

Impetigo (School Sores)

Incubation period: 1-3 days Exclusion from school, until effective treatment has commenced and sores have healed or have occlusive dressings.

Chicken Pox

Incubation period: 13 - 27 days
Exclusion from school: Until recovered from symptoms and last eruption scabs are dry.

Ringworm

Incubation period: 4 - 14 days
Exclusion from school: Until effective treatment has commenced, supported by a medical certificate.

Measles

Incubation period: 7 - 18 days
Exclusion from school: Until recovered from symptoms and rash has cleared or 5 days after appearance of rash if well.

Rubella

Incubation period: 14 - 23 days
Exclusion from school: Until recovered from symptoms and rash has cleared or 5 days after appearance of rash if well.

Whooping Cough

Incubation period: 4 - 21 days
Exclusion from school: 2 weeks from onset of symptoms or 5 days after antibiotics commenced if recovered from illness.