IDPH has updated its guidance regarding students returning to school after being excluded for COVID-like symptoms. Students who are excluded must remain at home for 10 calendar days, OR, may return with a medical note documenting that there is (1) no clinical suspicion for COVID-19 AND (2) an alternative diagnosis. Both components must be present in the medical note in order for the student to return to school. This updated guidance is posted on the district website at

Oct 16, 2020