If your child requires medication to be taken during the school day, it will be administered according to district policy. A completed medication form is required for each medication brought to school.
District Policy on Administering Medications
"The giving of medicine by the nurse, principal, or designee shall be restricted to that which is necessary and cannot be given on an alternate schedule."
Prescription medicines will be in the original pharmacy/prescriber labeled container showing:
- Student's Name
- Name of Medicine
- Dosage and Administration Schedule
- Prescriber's Name
- Date Purchased
The student's authorized prescriber must be a medical professional with prescriptive authority such as a physician, dentist, orthodontist, etc. The district will not administer the first dose of an initial prescription."