Board Policies


Adoption Date: Aug 13, 1997
5500 - STUDENT CONDUCT

The Board holds all students responsible for appropriate conduct as defined in all Board policies and regulations, school handbooks and this document.  Board policies and regulations are available at each school and at the Marion Community Schools District Office at Marion High School, 750 W. 26th St., Marion, Indiana.

Respect for law and for those persons in authority shall be expected of all students.  This includes conformity to school rules as well as general provisions of law regarding minors.  Respect for the rights of others, consideration of their privileges, and cooperative citizenship shall also be expected of all members of the school community.

Respect for real and personal property; pride in one’s work; achievement within the range of one’s ability; and exemplary personal standards of courtesy, decency, and honesty shall be maintained in the schools of this Corporation.

The Superintendent shall establish procedures to carry out Board policy and philosophy, and shall hold school personnel, students, and parents responsible for the conduct of students in schools, in school vehicles, at bus stops, to and from school, and at school- related activities and events.

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Jul. 15 2016