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BP 6150



Health Services for Special Education Students



Health and nursing services may be provided as a designated instruction or service in a specialized area of educational need as determined by the individualized education program team.


Services may include:


  1. Managing an individual’s health problems on the school site


  1. Consulting with pupils, parents, teachers and other personnel


  1. Group and individual counseling with parents and pupils regarding health problems


  1. Maintaining communication with health agencies providing care to individuals


(c.f. 5141.3 Health Examinations and Immunizations)



Legal Reference:


49400 Health and physical development of pupils

49403 Cooperation and control of communicable disease and immunization of pupils

49405 Smallpox control (under direction of State Board of Health)

49450-49457 Physical Examinations (of pupils)



Policy Adopted: 5-12-98

Policy Revised: 9-14-17