(SALEM STATESMAN JOURNAL) — The Umatilla school board is considering requiring random drug tests for students who want to participate in extracurricular activities.

The East Oregonian reports that there aren’t any apparent problems with drugs in Umatilla schools. At the 370-student high school last year, there was only one drug incident involving marijuana on campus last year.

But superintendent Heidi Sipe says the interest in a random drug testing policy is borne out of concern over drug use off-campus.

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