HIV (Human Immuno-deficiency Virus) and
AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)
Parents or guardians may exempt their children from those units of classroom instruction which deal with Acquired Immune Deficiency Virus (HIV) or Acquired Immune Deficiency 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:
10-19c Instruction of acquired immune deficiency syndrome
Adopted: May 8, 1989
Reviewed: January 25, 1993
Reviewed: April 5, 2011