We share this notice to provide information regarding head lice and the recommendations of the CDC and American Academy of Pediatrics. We have used this information to improve
our practices and responses within the Glencoe Schools.
Head Lice (Pediculosis Capitis) are highly communicable and difficult to prevent, however, with frequent home checks and open communication these parasites can be controlled.
This is not always a simple problem to deal with, but the following information should help you to identify and treat head lice safely and thoroughly.