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Our Mission is to inspire and prepare all students to realize their potential and enhance our global community.

Board Of Education

West Hartford has an elected seven-member Board of Education which is required by State Statute and Town Charter to oversee public education.

Instruction - HIV and AIDS - Exemption



HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) - Exemption

Parents or guardians may exempt their children from those units of classroom instruction which deal with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS). Students 18 years of age may exempt themselves from those units of classroom instruction. The request must be made in writing to the Principal.



Legal Reference: Connecticut General Statutes:
10-19 Teaching about alcohol, nicotine or tobacco,
drugs and acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
Training of personnel.


Adopted: May 8, 1989
Reviewed: January 25, 1993
Reviewed: November 18, 2008



West Hartford Public Schools

50 South Main St, West Hartford, CT  06107

T: 860-561-6600

F: 860-561-6910

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