Meningitis Information (Jessica Elkins Act 201-4274)
Go to the CDC website and type meningococcal disease in the SEARCH box.
Go to the Alabama Public Health website for more information.
Backpack ACT (2017-19)
Provides awareness of the possible consequences of back pain and injury by carrying backpacks that are too heavy or worn incorrectly.
Clink on the link below for information on how students can prevent back injury while wearing a backpack.
Sunscreen ACT (2017-278)
Sunscreen ACT (2017-278): Students are allowed to possess and apply FDA regulated over-the-counter (OTC) sunscreen while at school and school related events. If a student, parent or guardian request that a school employee apply the sunscreen, an OTC Parent-Prescriber Authorization Form (PPA) must be provided to the school nurse with a parent/guardian signature.