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School Health Legal Reference Summary


Published January 2019

The Iowa School Health Legal Reference Summary provides a quick resource for school administrators and school health staff on frequently asked mandates or regulatory issues pertaining to school health. The summary includes a compilation of links to federal regulations, state regulations, Iowa administrative codes, and resources. The Iowa School Health Legal Reference Summary is meant to be a quick resource and does not substitute for review of the laws or getting advice from your legal counsel on school health issues relating to your students.

If you have general questions on school health legal issues, contact Thomas Mayes at or 515-281-8661 or Melissa Walker at or 515-281-5327. If you need a legal opinion on a specific situation in your district, contact your district’s legal counsel.

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on October 19, 2021 at 9:51am.