V. Students Formerly #5143
C. Disciplinary Policies
1. Code of Conduct
b. Student Discipline
It shall be the policy of the Narragansett School System to expect standards of good citizenship from all members of the school community. Authority for establishing codes of student behavior and standards of student dress for each school shall rest with the school administration. All regulations and/or codes so established shall be approved by the Superintendent of Schools and the School Committee.
1. Individual conduct shall reflect consideration for others.
2. High personal standards of courtesy, decency, and honesty with others must be maintained.
3. Respect for persons and property is expected.
4. Conformance to school rules and regulations is expected of all.
Inappropriate conduct for which students will be disciplined includes, but is not limited to:
Disrespect; insubordination; disrupting class; smoking; possession, selling, or being under the influence of illegal substances; possession of weapons, fighting; stealing; vandalism; failure to comply with school directives; card playing/gambling on school premises; leaving school without permission; cutting classes; unexcused tardiness; truancy.
Reading: March 21, 2007
2nd Reading: April 11, 2007 Narragansett, Rhode Island