• Table of Contents

    Foreword


    Berkshire Pride

    2017-2018 Time and Bell Schedule

    Section I General Information
    Page 5 Backpacks
    Page 5 Building Hours
    Page 5 After School Activities
    Page 5 Dress and Appearance
    Page 6 Guest; Student Visitors
    Page 6 Inclement Weather
    Page 6 Insurance
    Page 6 Locks and Lockers
    Page 6 Lunch Procedures
    Page 7 Recess
    Page 7 Media Center Use
    Page 7 Returned Checks
    Page 7 Substitute (Guest) Teacher
    Page 7 Telephones/ Cell Phones
    Page 7 Yearbooks
    Page 8 Destiny Resources and Passwords
    Section II Attendance
    Page 9 Attendance
    Page 9 Daily Absences Excused/Unexcused
    Page 9 Leaving School
    Page 10 Planned Absences
    Page 10 Extra Curricular
    Page 10 Tardy Policy

    Section III Academics
    Page 11 Academic Honesty
    Page 12 Honor Roll
    Page 12 Report Card/PowerSchool
    Page 12 Parent Conferences
    Page 12 Standardized Tests
    Page 12 Technology and Computers
    Page 12 Email
    Page 12 Internet Use
    Section IV Student Activities
    Page 13 Field Trips
    Page 13 Homework Requests
    Page 13 Music Performance Policy
    Page 13 Sports Participation

    Section V School Conduct/School Rules
    Page 14 Detention Policy
    Page 14 Student Discipline
    Page 14 School Suspension
    Page 14 Skateboard/Rollerblades etc.
    Page 15 Student Discipline Plan
    Section VI Transportation
    Page 19 Bus transportation
    Page 20 Bus Conduct


    Section VII District Board Policies
    Page 20 Confidentiality
    Page 20 Electronics
    Page 21 Bullying
    Page 24 Substance Abuse Prevention
    Page 25 Rights and Responsibilities
    Page 26 Character Education
    Page 26 Smoking
    Page 26 Dress and Appearance
    Page 27 Student Rights
    Page 27 School Sponsored Publications
    Page 27 Search and Seizure
    Page 28 Procedural Rules
    Page 28 Criminal Acts
    Page 28 Michigan Revised School Code
    Page 28 Weapons
    Page 29 Physical Assault
    Page 29 Misconduct
    Page 29 Off-Campus Misconduct
    Page 30 Debarment/Suspension/Expulsion
    Page 31 Exclusion/Appeal
    Page 31 Readmission
    Page 32 Nondiscrimination/Grievance Procedures