|If your child suffers a concussion please notify the Nurse's Office as soon as possible. Once we receive notification of a concussion we can begin the process of recovery with the student. We can design classroom accommodations for the student as well a recovery care plan and return to play.Resources:How to Help Your Teen Return to School After a ConcussionBoston Children's Hospital Concussion Clinic
In order for an athlete to return to play after a concussion the 'Post Sports-Related Head Injury Medical Clearance and Authorization Form' must be completed by the athlete's physician. This is in accordance with the
Massachusetts Concussion Law.
CDC HEADS UP Concussion ProgramKeeping children healthy and safe is always a top priority. Whether you are a parent, youth sports coach, school coach, school professional, or health care provider, the information contained on the CDC site
will help you recognize, respond to, and minimize the risk of concussion or other serious brain injury. Information includes helmet recommendations
for sports' helmets, resource materials
and informational videos
about head injuries and how to prevent them.