School districts set their own policies when it comes to lice.
What is a “No Nit” Policy?
A “no nit” policy means that children are not allowed in school with any nits (lice eggs) in the hair.
What is a “No Live Lice” Policy?
A “no live lice” policy means that children with nits may stay in school, however, students with live bugs will be sent home.
What is a “Live Lice and Nits” Allowed Policy?
Children with live lice and nits are permitted to remain in school.