MEDICATION POLICY: The Board of Trustees does not allow students to carry or self-administer medication, (prescription, non-prescription and/or supplements), during the school day or at school functions. The ONLY exceptions are for the use of EpiPens, insulin and asthma inhalers. A signed medication authorization form needs to be completed by the physician and parent. Prescription medications need to be delivered to Health Office by a parent/guardian in the original container with an authorization form signed by the physician and parent/guardian. Please see forms below for Administration of Medications. Students are allowed to receive Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen at school once we have received a signed parent permission form. Please see Acetaminophen/Ibuprofen permission forms.
MEDICAL DISMISSAL POLICY: All medical dismissals need to originate in the Health Office. Students who call or text parents/guardians for dismissal will not be considered as an excused medical absence from the Health Office.
ASTHMA AND BEE STING /FOOD ALLERGIES: Please notify the Health Office with updates regarding allergies and asthma with the treatment required. See Questionnaire for Parents/Guardian of a Child with Asthma or Bee Sting/ Food Allergy.
PHYSICALS: Physicals are required for all students entering grade 10 and transfer students. Yearly physicals are required for any student participating in school sports.
RECORDS: Physical exam or immunization records needed during the summer should be requested prior to the end of school year. Immunization Records of Woodstock Academy graduate students are maintained in the Counseling Office.