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School Wide Behavioral Expectations

 

Whittier High School 

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 Schoolwide Behavior Expectations

 2019-2020


  • Leaving Class During Embedded Support
    • 1st incident – Teacher contacts parent and lunch detention assigned
    • 2nd incident – Lunch detention assigned and Guidance contacts parent 
    • 3rd incident – Saturday school assigned and parent conference arranged 
  • Out of Class without Permission
    • 1st incident – Student is escorted back to class, teacher contacts parent, and lunch detention assigned
    • 2nd incident – Student is escorted back to class, lunch detention assigned, and Guidance contacts parent
    • 3rd incident – Saturday school assigned and parent conference arranged
  • Classroom Behavior Referral 
    • 1st incident – Teacher contacts parent, OCS for the period, “Think it Over” form
    • 2nd incident – Above consequences plus: lunch detention assigned and parent phone call from Guidance 
    • 3rd incident – Above consequences, Saturday School, and parent conference arranged 
  • Tardies (starts new each quarter)
    •  5-8 tardies – teacher contacts parents and referral to Dean of Students for lunch detention
    • 9+ tardies – teacher contacts parent, referral to Dean of Students for lunch detention, Guidance staff contacts parent/guardian to arrange parent conference 
  • Dress code
    • 1st incident – Documented warning and loaner clothes given
    • 2nd incident –Loaner clothes given, lunch detention assigned, and Guidance contacts parent
    • 3rd incident – Loaner clothes given, lunch detention assigned, and parent conference arranged  
  • Electronics
    • 1st incident – Confiscated by staff, device sent to OCS, and returned at the end of the day
    • 2nd incident – Confiscated by staff, returned at the end of the day, lunch detention assigned,  Guidance contacts parents
    • 3rd incident – above consequences plus parent pick up required
  • Fighting
    • 1st incident  - Suspension, possible citation, and possible transfer to a district school
      • Referral to counseling services
    • 2nd incident – Suspension, possible citation, and transfer to a district school

  • Under the influence/possession of controlled substance
    • 1st incident - Suspension and transfer
      • Referral to drug/alcohol program or other counseling
    • 2nd incident  - Expulsion 
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
    • 1st incident - one week of lunch detention and/or Saturday School
    • 2nd incident - lunch detention, Saturday School, possible suspension
  • Graffiti/Vandalism
    • 1st incident – Possible Citation, Parent conference, financial restitution, and campus clean up with parent permission
    • 2nd incident –Above consequences plus suspension (possible transfer)
  • Theft
    • 1st incident – Possible Citation, financial restitution, and parent conference
    • 2nd incident –Above consequences plus suspension (possible transfer)
  • Weapons
    • 1st incident - citation, suspension, transfer to a district school, possible expulsion 
    • 2nd incident –citation, suspension, transfer, possible expulsion
  • Sexual Harassment
    • 1st incident - suspension, possible citation, transfer to a district school, possible expulsion
    • 2nd incident –Possible citation, probable expulsion 
  • Sexual Assault
    • 1st incident - suspension, citation, transfer to a district school, possible expulsion
    • 2nd incident – citation, probable expulsion
  • Profanity or Vulgarity Toward a Staff Member
    • 1st  incident - lunch detention, Saturday School, possible suspension, possible transfer, parent will be contacted, possible parent conference, formal apology to staff member 
    • 2nd   possible suspension, possible transfer, parent contact
  • Sexual activity on campus or at a school event
    • 1st incident - suspension, possible citation, transfer to a district school, possible expulsion
    • 2nd incident –Possible Citation, probable expulsion 
  • Threatening, Intimidating, or Bullying
    • 1st  incident - lunch detention, Saturday School, possible suspension, possible transfer, parent will be contacted, possible parent conference
    • 2nd   possible suspension, possible transfer


**Whittier High School administration reserves the right to modify disciplinary consequences based off the nature of the disciplinary infraction committed.**


-School rules remain in effect on your way to school, on your way home, at any point during the school day (on or off campus), and at any school activity.

-Students and/or their property may be searched by school personnel if there is reasonable suspicion of a school rule being violated, in an effort to maintain a safe and orderly school environment.

-Safety searches are conducted by a trained canine and handler. The searches are periodically and randomly used to search for dangerous or illicit contraband.

Teachers have the right to have their own tardy and electronic device policies