Medications should be administered to students by their parents/guardians at home whenever possible. In the event this is not possible, proper written consent must be given to designated school personnel to administer medication.
For Nonprescription Medications
Parent/Guardian written authorization is required.
For Prescription Medications
Parent/Guardian written authorization and Practitioner written authorization is required.
- All medication must be in the original container labeled with the student’s name, dosage, time, and quantity to be given.
- All prescription medication must be in the original container labeled from the pharmacy.
- All medication will be kept in a securely locked cabinet or storage area only accessible to those who have been given the authority to administer medication to students.