Concussion Information for Parents and Student Athletes
A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury, or TBI, caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head that can change the way your brain normally works. Concussions can also occur from a fall or a blow to the body that causes the head and brain to move quickly back and forth.Health care professionals may describe a concussion as a “mild” brain injury because concussions are usually not life-threatening. Even so, their effects can be serious. See the following information FCUSD downloaded from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These guides are not a substitution for medical advice. Concerns should be addressed by your physician or other health care professional.
Parent information fact sheet (English)
Parent information fact sheet (Spanish)CIF Acute Concussion Notification Form
Student information fact sheet (English)
Student information fact sheet (Spanish)