VCSC plans to take another look at head lice policy

The Vigo County School Corporation plans to take another look at their head lice procedures.

Posted: Aug 23, 2018 2:25 PM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - The Vigo County School Corporation plans to take another look at their headlice procedures.

News 10 spoke with Dr. Tom Balitewicz from the school corporation.

LINK | "IT WAS KIND OF A BOMBSHELL" LOCAL PARENT REACTS TO NEW HEAD LICE PROCEDURE FOR VIGO COUNTY SCHOOLS

He told us they are looking for feedback from an expanded medical advisory board.

That board will be made up of parents, teachers, and community representatives.

The new procedure remains in place at this time.

Dr. Balitewicz said the group will meet soon to address the community's concerns.

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