In the event of any injury or where illness is suspected, a qualified First Aider is called and the appropriate action taken.
Pupils are not permitted to bring medicines of any description onto school premises, this includes painkillers and over the counter drugs.
Pupils are not permitted to self-medicate on School premises and the School will not take responsibility for any pupil who self-medicates whilst in School.
If a pupil is prescribed medication by their doctor, parents should ask the doctor to prescribe medicines that can be given before and after school where possible. Where this is absolutely unavoidable, parents will need to sign a Medication Consent Form and leave the medicine with a designated member of staff.