Oregon - Alcohol and Drug-use Intervention Programs: Programs and Services

Area: 
Programs And Services
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law encourages districts to implement school-based alcohol and drug referral, intervention or treatment programs for students with substance use disorders.

Oregon Revised Statutes 336.222 District policy and plan; content

In accordance with rules adopted by the State Board of Education in consultation with the Oregon Health Authority and the Alcohol and Drug Policy Commission, each district school board shall adopt a comprehensive alcohol and drug abuse policy and implementation plan, including but not limited to:
(1)  Alcohol and drug abuse prevention curriculum and public information programs addressing students, parents, teachers, administrators and school board members;
(2)  The nature and extent of the district’s expectation of intervention with students who appear to have drug or alcohol abuse problems;
(3)  The extent of the district’s alcohol and other drug prevention and intervention programs; and
(4)  The district’s strategy to gain access to federal funds available for drug abuse prevention programs.

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