The following link is checklist that we received from the town nurse. It is clear and easy to read. Our hope is that you will find it useful as you make decisions regarding whether to keep your child home from school. If they are not feeling well, then keeping them home is best for everyone. The protocol for the H1N1 (Swine Flu) is to stay home at least seven days or 24 hours after symptoms resolve or which ever is LONGER.