Head lice is a common problem that occurs in schools everywhere. Runnymede is fortunate to have a team of dedicated parent volunteers who arrange lice checks during the school year. These checks are vital to contain the spread of lice and help reduce the number of cases.
Runnymede is a stigma-free school. Head lice is very common and is not caused by poor hygiene. Getting lice isn’t anyone’s fault. Armed with the right tools and right information your family can easily become lice free.
Here is what you need to know and do if your child gets head lice.