Policy P6-24

Each student shall receive instruction in drug education in accordance with the guidelines set forth by the State Board of Education and shall include first aid instruction for drug abuse at the appropriate levels.

Legal Reference:

Code of Va., § 22.1-206. Instruction concerning drugs and drugs abuse.--"Instruction concerning drugs and drug abuse shall be provided by the public schools as prescribed by the Board of Education." (1980)

Virginia Board of Education Regulations, "Governing Health Education." (January, 1991)

Virginia Board of Education Regulations, "Governing Instruction Concerning Drugs and Drug Abuse." (January, 1991)

Adopted by School Board: June 19, 1973