CERTIFICATION OF ACCIDENT INSURANCE
The Wake county Public School system (WCPSS) does not carry accident or medical insurance to cover students' accidental injuries or illnesses. A student accident insurance policy is available on individual basis and covers accidental injuries that occur during school-sponsored activities. Application and purchase information can be obtained from your child's school. In addition, parents' insurance also may provide coverage for injuries to their child(ren Board policy (6720) addresses the insurance requirements for participating in specified activities.
6720.1 Every student participant in a student activity that requires accident insurance shall be required to:
A. Furnish proof of membership in the student accident insurance program, or B. Furnish proof that compatible coverage is carried in another insurance policy.
6720.2 Student activities requiring student activity insurance coverage are: A.Interscholastic athletic programs Intramural athletic programs Marching bands D.School patrols Cheerleaders
Groups making overnight trips or excursions
Your child has indicated an interest in participating in a student activity that requires accident insurance coverage. Please check A or B below to indicate the method by which the required coverage will be provided. This form must be signed by parent(s)/guardian(s) and returned to your child's school.