516: Administering Medication to Students

The purpose of this policy is to set forth the provisions that District personnel will use when administering medication to students.

The School District acknowledges that some students may require prescribed drugs or medication during the school day. The School District’s licensed school nurses, trained health clerks, principals, teachers or designees will administer prescribed medications in accordance with law and School District procedures when written parent permission and physician authorization are on file.

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