This online manual was created through a collaboration between school districts and public health with the intent to provide schools with resources to help prevent the spread of communicable diseases. For a list of notifiable conditions, please click here.
These fact sheets have information regarding each communicable disease and can be distributed to school staff and parents as needed.
|School Communicable Disease Fact Sheets|
|Chickenpox Fact Sheet||Norovirus Fact Sheet|
|Diarrhea Fact Sheet||Pertussis Fact Sheet
|Fifth Disease Fact Sheet||Pink Eye Fact Sheet
|Hand-Foot-Mouth Disease Fact Sheet||Scabies Fact Sheet
|Head Lice Fact Sheet||Shingles Fact Sheet
|Influenza Fact Sheet||Viral Meningitis Fact Sheet
|Measles Fact Sheet||West Nile Virus Fact Sheet
|Mumps Fact Sheet|
These letters can be used if an outbreak occurs in school. These documents can be edited to meet individual needs.
|School Communicable Disease Letters|
|Chickenpox Letter||Norovirus Letter|
|Diarrhea Letter||Pertussis Letter
|E. coli Letter
||Pertussis Letter (Russian)
|Fifth Disease Letter
||Pertussis Letter (Spanish)
|Hand-Foot-Mouth Disease Letter
||Pink Eye Letter
|Head Lice Letter
|Impetigo Letter||Shingles Letter
||Viral Meningitis Letter|