Ryan's Law Notice
May 25, 2015
As you may be aware, the Ontario Legislature recently passed Ryan’s
Law, 2015. This piece of legislation is an important step to
support the well being of students with asthma in Ontario schools.
Over the course of the next school year, the Upper Grand DSB will be working to implement the requirements of this
If your child has asthma, we ask that you immediately
contact the main office so that we can identify all students who take asthma
medication. Your child is allowed to
carry this medication. Children under
the age of 16 years need parental permission.
The Ministry of Education website has resources on
asthma that can be found at:
As a best practice and to support your child, please
let the school know if your child has a medical condition so that the school is
aware and can keep this information on file.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to
contact me directly.
Bill Lenny, Acting Principal