(Prescription or Over-the-Counter Medication)
At times, students may require
medication during school hours. Division policy states that school
personnel cannot administer any medication without the written consent
of parents and authorization of the prescribing physician. If you
require us to administer any medication, please download and appropriate
complete the form below:Authorization & Administration of Prescribed Medication
you have completed the form, please ensure that your doctor has also
signed it. Return the completed form to school with the medication. Please note that this authorization automatically terminates on June 30th of the each school year or upon change in medication.
over the counter medications such as Tylenol, Advil and Aspirin, only
Part I of the form needs to be completed and signed by the parent.
To review the complete Division policy and regulations regarding the administration of medication, please refer to Policy JLCD and JLCD - Administering Medicines to Students (sjasd.ca)