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Medication Policies:

Administration of  All Medications (Prescription and Non-Prescription):

The school will administer medication to a student only with a written order from the student’s physician that specifies the name of the medication, required dosage, and time the medication is to be given. A form must be filled out by the parent and physician to administer the medication. The medication in its original, unopened container shall be brought to the clinic by the parent. A student is not allowed to transport medications to and from school.

Parents must bring clearly marked prescriptions to school where they will be administered as prescribed during the school day. 

Students are NOT allowed to transport medication to and from school.

Student Health Services provides the following services: 

  • Review of health records to identify students with health needs
  • Health care plans when needed for students w/ health problems such as asthma, allergies, diabetes, and seizures
  • Identification and follow-up of health problems affecting children's learning
  • Individualized health education to students, parents, and school personnel
  • Review of student's immunization records
  • School-based immunization clinics 
  • Investigation and follow-up of communicable diseases 
  • Consultation and follow-up to special education departments 
  • Consultation and resources to the school clinic assistant 
  • Emergency First Aid 
  • Health Screenings ( hearing, vision, height, weight), health education classes 
  • Promotion of wellness activities for faculty and staff
  • Representation on committees within the school

Visit our District's Student Health and Safety page for more information on CCPS Health Services.