HAMILTON-WENHAM REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The School Committee believes that as part of the educational process students should be made aware of their rights and responsibilities and of the legal authority of the School Committee to make, and delegate authority to its staff to make, rules regarding the orderly operation of the schools. Students have the right to know the standards of behavior that are expected of them, and the consequences of misbehavior.
Among these rights and responsibilities are the following:
The rights and responsibilities of students, including standards of conduct, will be made available to students and their parents through handbooks distributed annually.
LEGAL REFERENCES: M.G.L. 71:37H; 71:82 through 71:86
Adopted: December 4, 2014