Students 129 UNAUTHORIZED COMMUNICATION DEVICES
The use or display of personal audio visual equipment such as, but not limited to MP3 player, IPOD, Game Boy, cellular phone or like devices is prohibited during regular school hours at elementary schools. During the 2014-2015 school year the pilot program will continue at the high schools and begin at the middle school for second semester granting high school and middle school students permission to use specific electronic devices in designated areas.
The administration and staff will provide students with clear expectations/rules regarding the appropriate uses of electronic devices. Students will also be provided with the following list of unacceptable uses/behaviors of electronic devices at school:
Refer to the Student Code of Conduct for consequences and discipline to be applied for the violation of this policy and the high school pilot program.
The Superintendent shall develop regulations for the implementation of this policy.
Revised From: 01/02, 6/10, 9/12, 9/14
First Reading Coordination: 8/26/13
First Reading IT: 9/8/14
Second Reading and Adoption by BOSC: 8/26/13; 9/8/14; 9/22/14
Consolidated into Students 129.1: 5/26/15
MANCHESTER SCHOOL DISTRICT
High School and Middle School Pilot Program 2014-2015 School Year
Guidelines for the Use of Electronic Devices
CELL PHONES AND/OR OTHER COMMUNICATION DEVICES
iPODS, MP3 AND/OR OTHER PERSONAL ELECTRONIC AUDIO DEVICES