Lice Wizard’s Quick Links to Solano County and Yolo County School District Head Lice Policies
So you may have a lice infestation. Although it is a normal part of life, it can cause a bit of an upheaval in the household and disrupt schedules. Time missed from work or school can be stressful financially and can impact grades. Besides the overall creepy-crawlies some get, a head lice infestation can be treated quickly and efficiently.
The America Association of Pediatricians advises their pediatricians that children do not need to miss school. The Center for Disease Control* gives schools the same advice. However, it is important that you read and know your individual school district policy. School head lice policies may vary or may not be updated. That said, it could differ from what the medical experts advise.