Seizure Information

Expectations and responsibilities
A student with seizures who attends Perpich is expected to:
  • notify school staff if he/she is aware of an impending seizure
  • notify school staff when he/she is not feeling well
  • be aware of and follow any restrictions on physical activity
Parents/guardians of a student with seizures is expected to:
The school nurse will:
  • communicate specific individual concerns to the parent
  • provide or arrange for in-service training about seizures to school and dormitory staff
  • be available as a resource to provide current information about seizures
Teachers and staff will:
  • be aware of students with seizures as appropriate and adhere to confidentiality standards
  • notify substitute teachers of students with seizures
  • be aware of signs and symptoms of a seizure and follow planned procedure during and after a seizure