Medications in School
Any student requiring medication in school must follow the following school district policy:
- All medications must be submitted to the health office. Students may not carry medicine.
- All medications, including over-the-counter medications must be accompanied by a physician's order and parent signature.
- Physician's orders for school can be supplied by the doctor on either a prescription pad or by completing the attached form:
- Medication Dispensing Form
All prescription medications must be in the original container with the pharmacy label attached.
Over-the-counter medications are submitted in the original box with the child's name written on it.All controlled-substances, for eg. Ritalin, must be delivered/picked up by a parent/guardian.Controlled substances are counted in the health office and require a verificationsignature from nurse and parent.