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1Irene C. Hernandez Middle School RESPECT FOR MYSELFRESPECT FOR MY SCHOOLRESPECT FOR OTHERS
2Hernandez Middle School We love it that you are here…welcome!Please be sure to arrive to school every day and on time Hernandez Middle School hours for SY8:15am-3:15pmBreakfastOffered daily in school cafeteria 7:50-8:05During the morning, all students will be gathered in the courtyardIf students arrive late, must enter through main doors and get tardy pass
3Hernandez Uniform: SHIRT Gray polo shirt with school emblemWHITE undershirt, tucked inColor or lace shirts are unacceptableSolid navy blue sweater, over collared shirtNo emblemsNo tied back shirts** Gym uniform may only be worn only when the student has gym exploratoryNavy blue HMS gym T-shirtNavy blue sweatpants (no emblems other than HMS) OR navy blue gym shorts (knee length)
5Hernandez Uniform: PANTS Navy Blue pantsNo layering of pantsNo rolled up pant legs, no rubber bands/laces on legs, not tied in any wayRubber bands will be confiscatedNo shoelaces (or similar) wrapped around pant legsLeggings, or skinny jeans will not be allowed as uniformIf students choose to wear a belt on their pants, it must be solid black or brown (no logos, lettering, symbols, etc.)
6Hernandez Uniform: SHOES Closed-toe shoesNo sandals, no flip-flopsSolid color shoesBlack, white, or brownStudents may wear solid color boots (same colors as shoes) during winter monthsHowever, pants must cover boots – no pants tucked inIf not, student must put on his/her school shoes (take boots off) once they arrive at their locker
7Hernandez Uniform: GYM Navy blue HMS t-shirtNavy blue HMS sweatpants or navy blue HMS shortsAppropriate gym shoes (solid color – white, black, or brown)Undershirts must be tucked in pants at all timesLong or short sleeve undershirts must be all whitePant legs must be down (not rolled up)
8Hernandez Uniform: ACCESSORIES School ID around neck with HMS lanyard at all timesNo stickers or writingNo outside lanyards acceptedNo piercingsLadies are only allowed to wear earrings in both ears, hoops cannot be larger than a quarterReligious items must be tucked under uniformAppropriate haircuts and hairstylesNo tails, designs, mohawks, or gang color combinations
9Casual/Dress Down Day Wording on clothing, if any, must be appropriate No holes/rips on clothingLeggings (as pants) are not permittedAll pants must be worn at the waistNo plunging necklinesTops must have sleevesHoodies and jackets must remain inside lockers, not worn in the buildingOpen-toed shoes are not allowed; all other shoes can be wornNo combination of colors that can be considered gang-affiliatedIf you feel that it will be difficult to adhere to these guidelines, you may choose to come in Hernandez school uniform
10Rules and Expectations Students will only be allowed to use restroom if they have their agenda to sign outNO AGENDA = NO RESTROOM (Only one student at a time)Agenda must be filled out in penStudent’s name must written in pen on the agendaOne page/pass must be fully filled out before moving on to the next pageStudents will walk from one period to the next in quiet, straight line(s) led by their teacherNO permanent markers, deco’s, white outThey will be confiscated and donated to the schoolNO candy, gum, or drinks from outside school permitted
11Cell Phones/Electronics Students are not allowed to have a cell phone or electronics on their person during school hoursUpon entering the building, electronics must be shut off and stored in lockersIf cell phone/electronics are visible (even if in pocket or pencil pouch), they will be confiscatedIf a cell phone or electronic device is confiscated, ONLY parents or legal guardians will be allowed to pick it up – NO EXCEPTIONSThis applies to first violation, different consequence applies after initial instance
12Food, Liquids, & MakeupStudents are not allowed to enter the building with any food or liquid (unless in lunchbox and to be taken out only in cafeteria) these will be confiscated by staff and NOT returned to youStudents may not bring chips, candy, pop, etc…NOT even for lunchFood may not be sharedSpray, perfume, cologne, etc. may not be brought into the school building (you may bring deodorant)These items (and similar) will be confiscated by staff and NOT returned to youMakeup, nail polish/remover, mirror/compact are not to be brought into the school building
13DO NOT SHARE YOUR LOCKER COMBINATION WITH ANYONE!! Locker PermissionStudents may go to lockers during various times of the day; please speak with your homeroom teacher for the specific times (must have teacher permission)DO NOT SHARE YOUR LOCKER COMBINATION WITH ANYONE!!
14Stairwell ProceduresStudents will be given a route by their teacher as to which stairwell to use during the day.If a student needs to go to any of the offices on the 1st floor, they must walk through their grade floor and use east stairwell ONLY.Students will be walked to and from each class (including into the cafeteria or recess area) by their teacher/staff.ENTRANCE and EXIT doors and stairwells6th and 7th enter and exit through courtyard doors7th grade students will use the middle stairwell to the second floor and 6th grade students will use the middle stairwell to the third floor (not entering 1st floor)8th grade enter and exit through west doors by parking lotHallways are always silent while classes are in session (i.e. going to and from lunch, exploratory classes, testing)Why is this important?
15Lunch/Recess Procedures Teachers will line up their class outside of their homeroom; lunch duty staff will then walk them into the cafeteria or recess areaSix homerooms will be in each areaStudents will receive lunch and be directed where to sit by lunch duty staffStudents will be allowed to use the restrooms (near cafeteria) while they are in lunchStaff will supervise restroom area and collect ID’s from students using the bathroomStudents waiting to enter the restroom should be quiet while in the hallwaysLunch duty staff dismiss students table by table and have them line up quietly with their monitor to exit cafeteria into recess areaRecess staff will have students line up quietly to enter building and proceed to cafeteriaAfter lunch/recess, lunch duty staff will walk students to their lockers to prepare for the next set of classes.Teachers will meet students by their lockers to guide them to their next class.
16Grrrrreat Expectations (aka caught being awesome!) Students demonstrating appropriate behaviorwill be issued an Honored Husky raffle ticket(Fill out ticket and return to your homeroom teacher to place in homeroom raffle box)
17Monthly IncentivesTo be able to attend the monhtly incentive event, you must be a model Hernandez studentWhat does this look like?In uniformPresent and on time with IDGrades of C or higherRespectful behaviorFollowing the grrrrreat expectations
18Sample Incentives for Students Chicago Fire ticketsChicago Cubs or White Sox ticketsCollege basketball gamesStaff vs Students gameDress down daysLunch with friendRestaurant food delivered during lunchGift cardsFree homework passesLunch with admin & preferred staff