Medication Policy

Oakland Academy must receive written permission prior to dispensing any medications (both prescription and over-the-counter). Permission to Administer Medication Form can be obtained from the office and must be filled out completely.

Purple forms are available for long-term medications and yellow forms for short-term medications. All medications must be in the original container. Prescription medicine must have the pharmacy label in place with the child’s name listed, dosage instructions for administering the medicine and the physician’s name.

Medications will be administered in the office with two adults present.