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General Information




Monday, Tuesday & Thursday


Telephone Number:

(562) 438-9904 x2284 or x2231



Nurses Services

School Nurse Services: The primary goal of the school nurse in Long Beach Unified School District is to ensure optimum health of students so that they are better able to attain their learning potentials.  Services offered include:

1. Early detection and follow-up of health problems.

2. Health counseling/anticipatory guidance and education.

3. Care of ill and injured students.

4. Identification and control of communicable diseases.

5. Assisting and planning appropriate educational placement of students.

6. Writing individualized health care plans and/or 504 health plans.


Guidelines to Keeping Student at Home: 
California Education Code 48211 states: School districts may exclude children of filthy or vicious habits or children suffering from contagious or infectious diseases.


Students should stay home if they have
A fever over 100 degrees by mouth 
Sores that are open or appear infected 
Any suspicious rashes 
Vomiting in the morning or since going to bed the night before 
Diarrhea in the morning or since going to bed the night before 
Persistent headache, stomachache, or earache 
Red eyes with discharge 
Live head lice 
Persistent cough, wheezing or breathing problems 
Not feeling well enough to participate in school activities

Please call the Attendance Office when your child is absent from school.


Physical Education Excuses: 
If a student needs to be excused from PE for more than 3 days, a written request from the doctor must be presented to the school nurse. Excuses for 3 days or less must be in writing from a parent. Any appliance (crutches, slings, casts, etc.) requires a note from a physician. Students are expected to dress and participate in PE unless their injury prohibits them,


Any student who needs to take medication during the school day MUST have a 'Medication At School' request form signed by their doctor on file. Students cannot carry medication with them at school without the proper documentation.



According to California law, schools must receive immunization record of Tdap Booster dose given or your child may not return to school until the records are received. All students in grades 7-12 need proof of Tdap.


Important documents
Our School Locker
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