Illness in School
In the event a child becomes ill or has an accident of sufficient seriousness while in school, the child will be sent to the nurse. Parents/guardians will be notified immediately. All parents must provide an emergency back-up telephone number in the event they cannot be reached.
Policy on Medication
Medication will be administered to student in school provided:
- Medication is given to the nurse in its original container; brought to school by the parent.
- Medication is labeled with the student’s name and medication name.
- A note is provided giving directions for dose, time to be given, the purpose of medication, and termination date.