Head Lice Information

What You Need to Know About Head Lice

Head Lice 


We are once again dealing with an outbreak of head lice, so we want to make sure that you have accurate treatment and prevention information.  Please visit the PUSD Health Services page and click the Head Lice tab for detailed information on treating your child’s hair.  You may also click on the links below for additional, detailed information.  


Please remember that PUSD has a “No-Nit” policy, and the best way to prevent outbreaks at school is for you to remain vigilant in checking your child at home.  

Facts About Head Lice

Head Lice Treatment and Prevention 



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