Students

New Classroom Plan

(adopted January 26, 2015)

The Teacher Creed

The Classroom Plan

As your teacher, I will not allow you to do anything that is not in your best interest or in the best interest of this classroom.

The Rules

  1. Follow instructions
  2. Come on time & prepared
  3. Keep hands, feet, objects, etc., to yourself
  4. No electronics during direct instruction (when teacher is presenting to class)
  5. No cursing, teasing, bullying, etc.

The Positives

Teacher-specific

The Consequences

Level 1: Warning & Redirect

Level 2: 5 Minute Time-In (time out in class)

Level 3: Notice of Call to Guardian

Level 4: To In School Support (ISS) immediately

Severe Clause

Actions deemed severe will result immediately to Level 5.

As your teacher, I will not allow you to stop anyone from learning for any reason whatsoever.
As your teacher, I will not allow you to stop me from teaching for any reason whatsoever.
  • No manipulations.
  • Never question my management system while I am teaching.

Berkeley Technology Academy

SCHOOL-WIDE RULES & DISCIPLINE PROTOCOL

 

CELL PHONE & IPOD POLICY

Berkeley Technology Academy is not responsible for any personal items that become lost or stolen.

Please do NOT bring ipods, headphones or cell phones to school.  If they are visible:

  1. You will be given one warning to put it away.
  2. If you do not put it away the device will be taken away until the end of the day.
  3. If you continue to be defiant you will receive consequences which could lead to discipline action and possible suspension.

 

ILLEGAL DRUG USE PROTOCOL

If you arrive to school under the influence or suspected of being under the influence of a controlled substance like marijuana, alcohol or other drugs the following steps will take place:

1)           Evaluation by a Student Service Staff member to determine reasonable suspicion of intoxication.

2)           If a reasonable suspicion of intoxication is concluded your parent/official guardian will be notified.

3)           Consequences up to and including suspension and/or compensatory or community service.

 

If you are witnessed using a controlled substance, witnessed with other students using a controlled substance or you reasonably appear, smell or behave as if you were under influence of a controlled substance the following steps will take place:

1)           Evaluation by a Student Service Staff member to determine reasonable suspicion of intoxication.

2)           If a reasonable suspicion of intoxication is concluded contact will be made to your parent or official guardian will be notified.

3)           Consequences up to and including suspension and/or compensatory or community service.

If the situation continues, the resulting consequence will increase in severity.

 

I have read and I understand this policy.

 

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