Medication at School

 

Medications at School

1. All Medications given must be in original container. This includes both prescription and over-the-counter medications. The medication has to be FDA approved with dosage information clearly marked on container. MUST BE AGE APPROPRIATE. IF UNDER 12 YEARS OF AGE I MUST HAVE A DOCTOR'S NOTE TO GIVE ADULT MEDICATION.

2. All medication must be accompanied by a dated permission slip signed by the parent/legal guardian.

3. The over the counter meds may not be given more than three consecutive days without a physician's order to do so.

4. Medications purchased in a foreign country(for example: Mexico) cannot be given.

5. NO MEDICATIONS ARE SUPPLIED BY THE SCHOOL. (INCLUDING COUGH DROPS)


For more information, please see the school nurse.