Medications

If your child must bring medication to school, the following requirements must be met:

Prescription and Non-Prescription Medications

  1. Must be clearly identified as to the name and type of medication.
  2. Must be in original container.
  3. Must carry a prescription label with the child’s name, drug identity, dosage instructions, doctor’s name, and prescription date.
  4. The prescription must be current.
  5. A note, dated and signed by the parent, must accompany the medication giving the child’s name, dosage amounts, specific dosage times, and other instructions if necessary.
  6. No more than one week of medication may be sent at one time.
  7. Refrigeration is available.
  8. Medication will be given by school personnel.
  9. The district has a medication form that must be completed and signed by the parent and physician.