Portland Gateview Elementary

PGE School Health

Is your child sick?  Are you not sure if you should send your child to school?  Check out the Sumner County School Board's Send Home-Stay Home Guidelines!

Medical Forms

Non Prescription Medication Form :: For medications that are not prescribed by a physician, such as Tylenol, Motrin and Cough Drops

Prescription Medication Form :: For daily medication given at school that is prescribed by a physician

Asthma Safety Plan :: For children with asthma (When using this form, you do not need to fill out a Prescription Medication Form.)

Allergy Emergency Plan :: For children needing an Epi Pen at school (When using this form, you do not need to fill out a Prescription Medication Form.)

Seizure Safety Plan :: For children that will have Diastat at school

Prescription Medication, Asthma Safety, Allergy Emergency and Seizure Safety Forms will all need a Physician's signature.


Please do not send any medications with your child to school.

If medication is needed, print and fill out required forms for your child.  Please bring the completed form and medication to Nurse Ruth in the school office.

 End of Year Medication Information

All medications (prescription and non-prescription) MUST be picked up by a parent, guardian or parent-designated adult, by the last full day of instruction, and/or if the child transfers to another school. The school is unable to properly store medications over the summer. 

Medications that remain in the school clinic will be disposed of on the last full instructional day of school, May 24, 2023, after 6:00 p.m. (unless other arrangements have been made)

Should you have any questions, please contact Nurse Ruth, RN, our school nurse, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For more information regarding the Sumner County School Nurse Program, please click here.

Mission Statement

Sumner County Schools commits to growing learners who are college and career ready through quality instruction, effective use of resources, building a collaborative culture, and strong leadership.

Vision Statement

Portland Gateview Elementary and its stakeholders strive to create a safe learning environment, providing every student with opportunities needed to progress academically, socially, and emotionally.