Health Room Alert: Gypsy moth/caterpillar larvae

Treatment is based on symptoms. Topical hydrocortisone cream, Benadryl cream, and ice packs can provide relief. Oral Benadryl can also be given.

If your child has a rash, please put apply the cream before they come to school. If they are scratching, there is a risk of infection so be sure to monitor the rash. Please call the Health Room with any questions.

Thank you,

Fayne Sears, School Nurse

Alyssa Gwinnell, Principal