Disease Prevention & Treatment
Below are some common diseases/health concerns that we have seen in our schools. We have provided you with descriptions of these health concerns, preventative measures, and treatment plans in a downloadable pdf format straight from the CDC (Center of Disease Control). If you have any questions please feel free to contact the school district nurse, Cassie Butler, R.N. at 715-262-2383 or at butlerc@prescott.k12.wi.us

Stopping the Spread of Disease & Germs
Cover Your Cough
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or
  • Cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve, not your hands
  • Put your used tissue in the waster basket
Clean Your Hands
  • Clean your hands after coughing or sneezing
  • Wash hands with soap and warm water or
  • Clean with alcohol-based hand cleanser
Influenza (Flu)
Difference in Influenza, Common Cold
MRSA Infection
Head Lice
Hand Foot & Mouth Disease
Strep Throat
Whooping Cough
Food Allergies