Safe School Policy

For the safety of students, staff and visitors to our schools, the Board of Education of the Weber School District has adopted a strict SAFE SCHOOL POLICY which absolutely prohibits the following conduct in school facilities, on school grounds, or during scheduled school activities:

     * Any threat of act of violence
     * Possession of any type of weapon, real of facsimile, regardless of intent
     * Any form of gang-related activity
     * Any type of criminal behavior
     * Any destruction or defacement of school property
     * Willful disobedience or persistent defiance of authority or disruptive behavior including the use of foul, profane, vulgar, and abusive language.

Violators of this policy may subject themselves to the following:

     * Immediate request for police investigation
     * Automatic suspension from school
     * Mandatory parent or guardian conferences with school or district authorities
     * Referral to district Student Services Office for placement determination

In cases involving severe or repeated violations,the student:

     * May be placed in an alternative educational program
     * May be referred to other programs in an effort to resolve the problem
     * May be expelled from school. (A one-year expulsion is mandatory for an incident involving firearms.)

Copies of the School Safety Policy are available upon request from the school or District Office.