Accidents and Sick Students

Sick Bay

The Sick Bay is managed by the office staff. If you are collecting a child please sign your child out at the office before you take them home.

Accidents/ Illness at School

In the event of an accident your child will be administered basic first aid. If medical assistance is required or your child is unwell you will be contacted and asked to collect your child. An ambulance will be called in an emergency and parents will be advised as soon as practicable.

Medication:

Please hand all named medications and signed instructions to the office. These will be stored in the Sick Bay and administered by office staff.

Allergies and severe medical conditions:

Medications for specific allergies/illnesses will be kept in the Sick Bay (and in some cases the classroom) with need to be provided along with details for administration. Details of students with significant life-threatening conditions are held in the form of a health plan in the the school staffroom. Parents must inform the office of any changes in their child’s health plan to ensure that correct action is taken.