File:  JLCA

 

 

 

 

 

Physical Examinations of Students

 

Parents/guardians shall be encouraged to have their children physically examined prior to entering school and again prior to the fourth, seventh and tenth grades.  A dental examination shall also be encouraged.

 

Students may be excused from physical education activities and from curricular requirements relating to physical education activities upon the statement from a physician or other licensed health care professional that such participation would be injurious to their health.

 

Teachers shall be alert to the general well-being of students and shall refer any questionable situations to the school principal.

 

Adoption date: September 22, 2014

 

LEGAL REFS.: C.R.S. 13-22-103 (minors may consent for medical, dental care under certain circumstances)

 

CROSS REFS.: IMBB, Exemptions from Required Instruction

                        JLC, Student Health Services and Records

                        JLDAC, Screening/Testing of Students