Presentation on theme: "VIRGIL MIDDLE SCHOOL 03/09/08 BEHAVIOR POLICY AND DRESS CODE"— Presentation transcript:
1 VIRGIL MIDDLE SCHOOL 03/09/08 BEHAVIOR POLICY AND DRESS CODE
2 POSITIVE BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS BE POLITERESPECT YOUR CLASSMATES AND TEACHERBE COURTEOUS AND READY TO HELP OTHER STUDENTSBE HAPPY AND ENJOY SCHOOL
3 POSITIVE BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS BE PROMPTDO YOUR WORK WHEN ASSIGNEDBE IN YOUR SEAT BEFORE THE BELLFINISH YOUR CLASSWORK
4 POSITIVE BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS BE PREPAREDHAVE ALL YOUR MATERIALS READYBRING ALL YOUR BOOKSSHARPEN PENCILS BEFORE THE BELLFOLLOW ALL CLASSROOM RULESHAVE YOUR ID CARD WITH YOU AT ALL TIMESUSE YOUR AGENDA PLANNER EVERYDAY
5 POSITIVE BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS BE PRODUCTIVEGET GOOD GRADESDO YOUR HOMEWORKTHINK POSITIVELYDO YOUR CHORES AT HOMEHELP YOUR PARENTS
6 POSITIVE BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS PARTICIPATEPARTICIPATION IS THE ABILITY TO BE PROMPT, POLITE, PREPARED AND PRODUCTIVE.
9 Burgundy or white must be worn above the waist and gray pants ONLY School Dress Code and Uniform PolicyCOLORS:Burgundy or whitemust be worn above thewaist and gray pantsONLY
10 PANTS AND SHORTS: School Dress Code and Uniform Policy No more than 2 inches larger than waist sizeNo longer than 1 inch above the groundMay not be folded, tied or have rubber bandsUse belt and worn at waistShorts not below the knees or shorter than mid-thighN0 SAGGING
11 Gray and no shorter than mid-thigh. School Dress Code and Uniform PolicyBELTS:Belts may not have an initial or insignia on the buckle and no longer than 3 inches at the waist .SKIRTS:Gray and no shorter than mid-thigh.Plaid skirts are allowed.
12 All shirts and blouses must have: School Dress Code and Uniform PolicySHIRTS AND BLOUSES:All shirts and blouses must have:Sleeves, collar and must be white or burgundy.Undershirt must be white and should not hang beneath the uniform shirt.Low cut blouses are not allowed
13 School Dress Code and Uniform Policy SWEATERS AND JACKETS: White, Burgundy and ash gray only. No black, charcoal or dark gray allowed. Solid colors only.BACKPACKS: No graffiti. Name only in bottom right hand side of the front of the backpack.
14 The following items are School Dress Code and Uniform PolicyThe following items areNOT ALLOWEDSWEAT PANTS OR CARGO PANTSNO PE CLOTHES HANGING FROM SHOULDER/BACKPACKBAGGY PANTS, CUT-OFF PANTS, OVERALLS WITH STRAPSSEE THRU OR MESH TYPE SHIRTSCLOTHING ASSOCIATED WITH GANGS
15 ITEMS NOT ALLOWED School Dress Code and Uniform Policy T-SHIRTS WITH PROFANITY, DRUGS, ALCOHOL OR INAPPROPRIATE MESSAGESMETAL STUDS, SPIKES, BELT OR BRACELETPROFESSIONAL TEAM JACKETSHATS/CAPS, HOODS ARE NOT TO BE WORNHAIR NETS OR BANDANASLONG SHOE LACES OR LACES ASSOCIATED WITH GANGSGLOVES
16 School Dress Code and Uniform Policy PIERCING/TATTOO POLICYGIRLS PIERCINGSNO FACIAL PIERCINGS ARE ALLOWEDEXCESSIVELY LARGE HOOP EARRINGS ARE NOT ALLOWEDBOYS PIERCINGSPLUGS, SPIKES OR ANY KIND OF EAR PIERCINGS SIMILAR TO THESE ARE NOT ALLOWEDNO VISIBLE TATTOOS ARE ALLOWEDSTUDENTS WILL BE ASKED TO REMOVE PIERCINGS THE FIRST TIME. THE SECOND TIME THEY WILL BE CONFISCATED
18 WEAPONS OF ANY KIND,INCLUDING KNIVES ANDGUNS ARE PROHIBITED.STUDENTS WILL BE RECOMMENDEDFOR EXPULSION IF THEY BRING AWEAPON TO SCHOOL.
19 SERIOUS VIOLATIONS RACIAL OR ETHNIC SLURS HOMOPHOBIC SLURS BULLYING THESE ISSUES ARE PUNISHBLE AND WILL BE DEALT WITH INMEDIATELLY
20 What is “Bullying” ?Aggressive behavior that involves real or perceived physical or psychological power.Typically, the behavior is repeated over time and includes the use of hurtful words or acts!!
21 TYPES OF BULLYINGVerbalNon verbalEmotionalCyberPhysical
22 OTHER WORDS FOR “BULLYING” EXTORTION, HATE, HARASSMENT, ROBBERY, ASSAULT, POUNDING FIST, GANG SIGNS, RUMORS, THREATS, CYBER BULLYING, PUT DOWNS, ABUSE, MAKING FUN, NAME CALLING.
23 The most common form of bullying is… TEASING AND NAME CALLING
24 The second most common type of bullying is… PHYSICALABUSE FOR BOYSSOCIAL SEPARATIONFOR GIRLS
25 SEXUAL HARASSMENTIS NOT ALLOWEDAND IS PUNISHABLEBY LAW(SEE YOUR COUNSELOR)
26 SEXUAL HARASSMENT What is sexual harassment? Behavior of a sexual nature that makes you feel unsafe or scared and keeps you from learning!Is against school rules and the law
27 For Example UNWANTED HUGGING, KISSING, GRABBING, RUBBING OR TOUCHING STANDING TOO CLOSE OR STOPPING SOMEONE FROM MOVINGTEASING OR SAYING DISGUSTING RUMORS OR NASTY JOKESSHOWING “DIRTY” PICTURES, POSTERS, CARTOONS, OR DRAWINGS THAT MAKE OTHERS FEEL UNCOMFORTABLEMAKING RUDE BODY MOVEMENTS THAT EMBARRASS PEOPLE
28 THE FOLLOWING ARE PROHIBITED: FightingHittingProvoking FightsThreatening
29 MISSING CLASSES OR DITCHING IS AGAINST THE LAW . BE ON TIME TO CLASSOR YOU MAY BECITED BY THEPOLICE.
30 NEW TRUANCY POLICY 1st Truancy 2nd Truancy 3rd Truancy 4th Truancy Pre-Citation NoticeParent Notification via LetterStudent counseled Regarding Attendance PolicyStudent Counseled Regarding Attendance PolicyEvaluation of Academic PerformanceParent Conference in Person or PhoneLOS ANGELES SCHOOL POLICE CITATION
31 KEEP SCHOOL CLEANNO SPITTINGGUM IS NOT ALLOWEDPICK UP YOUR TRASH
32 AUDITORIUM BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS FOUL LANGUAGEBOOINGSTAMPING OF FEETWHISTLINGLOUD DISTURBING NOISESIS NOT ACCEPTABLEOF VIRGIL STUDENTS
33 THE FOLLOWING ARE NOT ALLOWED IN SCHOOL: NO CELL PHONES(ONLY WITH WRITTEN PERMISSION)NO I-PODSNO MP3’SNO CD PLAYERSNO HAND-HELD VIDEO GAMES
34 MUST BE FREE OF GRAFFITTI, PHOTOGRAPHS AND STICKERS NOTEBOOKS, BACKPACKSAND SUPPLIESMUST BE FREE OFGRAFFITTI,PHOTOGRAPHSAND STICKERS
36 STUDENTS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN BUILDINGS BEFORE 7:30 AM 0R DURING NUTRITION AND LUNCH
37 CLASSROOM BEHAVIOR STANDARDS ENTER CLASSROOM QUIETLYFOOD, DRINKS AND ICE ARE NOT ALLOWEDTHE BELL IS NOT A REASON TO LEAVE CLASS. WAIT FOR YOUR TEACHER’S INSTRUCTIONS
38 P.E. DRESS AND ATTENDANCE POLICY RULE: Any student who shows up late or does not dress for P.E., will be given an After School Detention.PROCEDURES:Students who show up late or do not have P.E. clothes, are given a detention slip which the student has to take home, have their parents sign and return.P.E. teachers keep a period-by-period log of these students names.The list is sent to the Dean's office where it is recorded on their record and detentions summons are issued.Habitual repeaters will be issued Saturday Detention (SELAP).
39 UNIFORM VIOLATION POLICY RULE: Those students that are continually in violation of the dress code will lose their right to a free dress day.PROCEDURES:Parents in the front desk will keep record of the students that are always being sent to them for uniform violations.When the students has several violations, they will create a list that will be turned in to Maria Sanchez, previous to next free dress day. On free dress day, we will verify that the student complies by wearing their school uniform.Violations to this rule will result in after school detention (ASD) or Saturday Detention (SELAP).Parent Center will give the offending students a Parent letter indicating that their child will not have free dress day.