TOBACCO-FREE DISTRICT

 

To promote the health and safety of all students and staff and to promote the cleanliness of district property, the district prohibits all employees, students and patrons from smoking or using tobacco products in all district facilities, on district transportation and on all district grounds at all times.  This prohibition extends to all facilities the district owns, contracts for or leases to provide educational services, routine health care, daycare or early childhood development services to children.  This prohibition does not apply to any private residence or any portion of a facility that is used for inpatient hospital treatment of individuals dependent on, or addicted to, drugs or alcohol in which the district provides services.

 

Students who possess or use tobacco products on district grounds, district transportation or at district activities will be disciplined in accordance with Board policy.

 

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Note:   The reader is encouraged to check the index located at the beginning of this section for other pertinent policies and to review administrative procedures and/or forms for related information.

 

Adopted:  12-10-07

 

Revised:

 

Cross Refs:       IGAEA, Teaching About Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco

JG, Student Discipline

KG, Community Use of School Facilities

 

Legal Refs:       §§ 191.765 – .777, 290.145, RSMo.

Pro-Children Act of 2001, 20 U.S.C. §§ 7182 – 7184

 

Raymondville R-VII School District, Raymondville, Missouri

 

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