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Medication policy
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ALL medications must be brought to school by the parent. No medications of ANY kind (over the counter or prescription) are to be brought to school by a student.

  • Medications of any kind will not be given without a request in writing from the parent.

  •  The Klein ISD medication policy states that nonprescription medications needed for longer than 2 weeks must have a written request from a physician. Over the counter medications will only be administered for a period of 2 weeks with written parent permission. A physician's note will be required for any OTC medication needed longer than two weeks. Over the counter medications must be the appropriate dose for the age of the child as stated on label dosage instructions.

  • Forms are available in the clinic, Or Print from this site.

  • Prescription medications must be in the original container.

  • Prescription medications should be accompanied by a written statement from a physician or dentist licensed to practice in Texas. Orders from physicians licensed in other US states may be accepted on a temporary, 30- day basis, while families new to Texas establish a medical home.

  • Only prescription medication needed for the student to remain in school will be given by the school nurse. Medication prescribed "three times a day" can be given before & after school and at bedtime and Not during school hours.

  • Prescription medicine must be in its original container, kept in locked storage in nurse's office, and administered by the clinic.

  • No vitamins, health food, or herbal preparations will be given by the school nurse.

  • Elementary students should not consume medicines during the school day or on the school campus unless those medications have been delivered to the campus clinic by a parent and administered by school staff.

  •  Please refer to the Student Handbook for detailed information.

Klein ISD Medication Policy
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Klein Medication Policy