SCHOOL DISTRICT OF WABENO AREA
Lyme Disease Guidelines
1. Principals and staff shall inform parents each fall, through the student handbook, the need to inspect
children on a routine basis for the presence of ticks which could lead to Lyme disease. (See attached
2. Parents shall be informed if a tick has been found on any student during the school day and/or upon
return from an outdoor field trip.
3. Building administrators shall keep staff updated on the danger of Lyme disease and the potential danger
4. Building administrator will keep a supply of most recent Lyme Disease bulletins provided by the
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Department of Health and Family Services.
Adopted: March 13, 1990
Revised: September 3, 2003