A.R.S. 15-803 requires the parent,
guardian, or person in loco parentis of a child to provide the school
with an immunization history at the time of enrollment. This history is
to include the month, day, and year for each vaccination. Parents must
show proof of immunization; and children will not be permitted to
attend classes until the immunization history has been provided.
A physician must authorize all prescription medication. Medication
must be in the original container. The container must be clearly
labeled. Medication must be brought to the school by the parent or
other parent-designated adult. Along with a physician’s written order,
there must be parental written permission for each prescription
medication. Teachers are not permitted to hold or administer medication
to students at school.
It is of vital importance to keep students' emergency card current. The following information is needed:
1. Current home address and telephone number, or the number of the closest neighbor who will contact the parent.
2. Place of employment and phone number of both parent/guardians.
3. Name of a person who is responsible for the child in the event parents cannot be located immediately in the event of an
Ailments such as diabetes, epilepsy, cardiac diseases, asthma, and
allergies are some of the diseases that should be noted on health
records and discussed with the school health assistant at the school.