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Revised Policies regarding Substance Abuse and Prevention

MA General Laws Chapter 71, section 96 (recently enacted Opioid Bill) states as follows: Each public school shall have a policy, regarding substance use prevention and the education of its students about the dangers of substance abuse.  The school shall notify the parents and guardians of all students attending the school of the policy and shall post any policy on the school’s website.  The policy, and any standards and rules enforcing the policy, shall be prescribed by the school committee in conjunction with the superintendent.  Please see the revised policies below
Teaching About Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drugs
Alcohol Tobacco, and Drug Use prohibited by Students