Sickness & Exclusion Periods
|Disease||Incubation||Min. Period of Exclusion|
|Chicken-pox||11 – 21 days||5 days from onset of rash|
|Rubella/German||14 – 21 days||4 days from onset of rash|
|Infectious Jaundice||15 – 50 days (commonly 18)||7 days from onset of rash|
|Measles||10 – 15 days||7 days from onset of rash|
|Mumps||12 – 26 days||Until swelling has subsided|
|Whooping cough||7 – 10 days||21 days from onset Paroxysmal cough|
|Impetigo||Until lesions are crusted or healed|
Please also note that children that have sickness and diarrhoea should be kept off school until symptom free for 48 hours.
If you are unsure of any of the above and your child is ill, please contact the school office on 0161 437 1495 and we will advise you.