Medications will be given in school only in exceptional circumstances when the child's health may be jeopardized without it. A medication authorization form from the prescribing doctor or dentist shall be required. This form may be printed by clicking the link below labeled medauthform.doc. This statement shall include the name of the medication, the dose, the time to be given, and possible reaction if any. A parent signature is also required.
This procedure must be followed for prescription as well as over-the-counter medications.
The medication must be brought to school in a bottle marked with:
- Name of student
- Name of physician
- Name of medication
- Time to be given
- The dosage
If this procedure is not followed the medication will not be given.