6535 Student Insurance

  • Student insurance coverage shall be offered. The superintendent/designee is authorized to receive quotations from insurance providers and to recommend for board consideration the source or sources of student insurance. Upon approval by the board, the district shall distribute student insurance application forms. The District may supply claims information (time of accident, location of accident) when requested by a student or their parent.

    To be eligible for consideration, insurance providers must provide knowledgeable representatives to process claims, answer questions concerning coverage and procedures, and expedite communication among claimants, doctors, medical providers, and the claims office. All insurance providers must be licensed to do business in the state of Washington.

    Parents and students can access plan information at their school and at the District Office.  Information is also provided in student registration packets.

    Cross References:  
    Board Policy 2151         Interscholastic Activities

    Legal Reference:
    RCW 28A.400.350         Medical, dental, vision, liability, life, accident, disability, and salary insurance authorized – Expiration of authority for basic and optional benefits – Health savings accounts – Premiums – Noncompliance

    ADOPTED: 03/24/1993
    REVISED: 04/23/98; 5/10/18

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