"... to advance the knowledge and well-being
of our children and our community."


Adoption Date: 2/26/1992
J - Students

JLCCA Illness - HIV Infection/AIDS

Illness – HIV Infection/AIDS

The school committee adheres to Commonwealth of Massachusetts guidelines and statues concerning HIV Infection/AIDS as they relate to children and adolescents in school settings. The following Department of Public Health documents are an integral part of this policy:

1. Updated Medical Policy Guidelines: Children and Adolescents with HIV Infection/AIDS in School Settings, August 1991
2. Appendix A – Medical Guidelines Regarding Students Who Bleed in an Uncontrollable Fashion in a School Setting.
3. Appendix B – Universal Precautions for School Settings.

Adopted February 26, 1992