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What to do when your child has lice:

     The Department of Health Services at Jeffco Schools recognizes that students and families can have lice. Lice is not a health hazard which requires reporting to the local health department. Lice do not spread infection or disease. Our district nurses follow several protocols and are an excellent resources for school administration, teachers, parents, and families.

Please see the following links for information and facts regarding Jeffco Schools protocols:

The Book of Lice  Spanish Version

Lice Facts and Information

Head Lice Guide for Families from NASN

Head Lice Here’s What You Should Know from NASN

American Academy of Pediatrics Lice articles

CDC lice website

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