JLCC Communicable Diseases

COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

INTENT:
As potential incubators of communicable diseases, schools need to assume an active role in preventing transmission of contagious diseases, especially those to which children are susceptible.

POLICY:
It is the policy of the South Portland School Department to aid in the control of diseases and infestations in accordance with Maine Education Laws, Title 20-A, § 1001, 6301, 6356, 6551, 1011, 1012, 1016, 1029, 1030, 1031, 1032, 1033, 1034.

PROTOCOL:
See page II (Communicable Diseases)

Adopted: June 13, 1988