South Dakota: Health Policies

State law requires districts to adopt Internet use policies or to provide instruction on safe Internet use.

State law addresses making PE inclusive, including adapted PE or accommodations when necessary.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

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

State law prohibits the sale, possession, or use of alcohol or controlled substances on school grounds or at school-related events.

State law encourages districts to operate alternative school programs or to ensure access to educational services to expelled students in an alternative setting.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

State law establishes guidelines for school construction and building maintenance that may address student health and safety.

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

Topic is not addressed in state laws or limited to notification and transfers to law enforcement.

State law addresses plans for managing chronic conditions.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

State law requires districts to implement community service education or service learning programs, orencourages and offers student incentives for participation (e.g., recognition programs or course credit).

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

State law addresses concussions/return to play.

State law neither permits norprohibits the use of corporal punishment for disciplinary purposes.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

State law establishes minimal assurances of due process for students facing disciplinary action.

State law requires districts to develop school emergency operations plans (EOPs) that do not include procedures for plan review and update.

Topic is not addressed in state laws or only addressed in relation to special education.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

State law involves parents in responding to truancy or chronic absenteeism using notification and punitive sanctions for the parent.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

State law complies with minimum requirements of the federal Gun-Free Schools Act (GFSA) and adds student supports and protections.

Topic is not addressed in state laws.

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