Backpack Act 2017-19: urges all school administrators, teachers, parent & students to be educated about the potential health impact of heavy backpacks & to take proactive measures to avoid injury. More information can be found at www.bacsupport.com
Sunscreen Act 2017-278: states any student may self carry & apply an FDA approved sunscreen without any type of consent/paperwork. However, if a parent requests a school employee apply the sunscreen then the parent must contact the school nurse for appropriate paperwork to be completed.
A Board of Education Work Session is scheduled for Friday, April 6, 2018, 3:30 PM, at the Central Office.
Gadsden City Board of Education
1026 Chestnut Street
Gadsden, Alabama 35901