Students | Rights & Responsibilities

  • Students have the right to:
    • An orderly and safe learning environment.
    • Courtesy and respectful treatment.
    • A quality education with clear, challenging learning goals.
    • Positive behavior reinforcement and appropriate correction when conduct does not meet expectations.
    • Equal access to classes, services, and extracurricular activities.
    • Equal treatment in the enforcement of school rules and due process.
    • Help in the classroom and support from the school as a whole.
    • The opportunity to reconcile a wrong and a second chance to exhibit appropriate behavior.

    Students have the responsibility to:

    • Model positive behavior and be active leaders of school culture.
    • Treat teachers, administrators, staff, other students, themselves, and property with respect.
    • Take responsibility for their learning and behavior and hold themselves to high standards of achievement and conduct.
    • Follow school and classroom expectations and rules.
    • Come to school every day, on time, and ready to learn as participating members of the school community.
    • Comply with appropriate requests from school staff.
    • Participate in problem-solving of individual and school concerns.
    • Report serious violations of safety and security to a teacher or other adult at school.
    • Practice self-discipline.