Elk Rapids Schools
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents


5000 - STUDENTS
5111Eligibility of Resident/Nonresident Students
5111.01Homeless Students
5111.02Educational Opportunity for Military Children
5111.03Children and Youth in Foster Care
5112Entrance Age
5113Schools of Choice Program (Inter-District)
5113.01Schools of Choice (Intra-District)
5113.02School Choice Options Provided by the No Child Left Behind Act
5114Foreign and Foreign-Exchange Students
5120Assignment within District
5121Schools of Choice
5130Withdrawal from School
5136Personal Communication Devices
5200Attendance
5200.1Excused Absences
5200.2Administrative Guidelines for Attendance
5210Personal Relationships with Staff Members
5216Missing and Absent Children
5223Absences for Religious Instruction
5230Late Arrival and Early Dismissal
5310Health Services
5320Immunization
5330Use of Medications
5330.01Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
5331Students with Special Health Care Needs
5340Student Accidents
5340.01Concussions and Athletic Activities
5341Emergency Medical Treatment Authorization
5350Student Suicide
5410Promotion, Placement, and Retention
5410.1Promotion Requirements
5410.2Guidelines for Promotion
5420Reporting Student Progress
5421Grading
5430Class Rank
5451Student Recognition
5460Graduation Requirements
5463Credits from State-Approved, Nonpublic Schools
5464Early Graduation
5500Student Conduct
5500.1Prohibited Conduct
5500.2Student Codes of Conduct
5510Students - Sex Offender Registry; Criminal Convictions
5511Dress and Grooming
5512Use of Tobacco by Students
5513Care of District Property
5514Student Fines
5515Student Use of Motor Vehicles
5515.01Safe Operation of Motorized Utility Vehicles by Students
5516Student Hazing
5517Anti-Harassment
5517.01Bullying and Other Aggressive Behavior Toward Students
5517.02Sexual Violence
5520Disorderly Conduct
5530Drug Prevention
5530.1Drug Prohibition
5530.2Definition of Drugs
5530.3Seizure and Confiscation of Drugs
5530.4District Drug Program
5530.5Discipline for Drug Violations
5530.6District Drug Education Program
5530.7Anabolic Steroid Notices
5530.8Notification
5531Student Assistance Programs
5532Performance-Enhancing Drugs/Compounds
5540Interrogation of Students
5600Student Discipline
5600.1Guidelines for Administration of Discipline
5600.2Disciplinary Actions and Sanctions
5600.3In-School Suspension
5600.4Chronically Disruptive Students
5605Suspension/Expulsion of Students with Disabilities
5610Emergency Removal, Suspension, and Expulsion of Nondisabled Students
5610.01Expulsions/Suspensions - Required by Statute
5610.02Reinstatement of Permanently Expelled Students
5611Due Process Rights
5630Corporal Punishment
5630.01Student Seclusion and Restraint
5710Student Grievances
5720Student Activism
5722School-Sponsored Publications and Productions
5724Preparing for Voter Registration
5730Equal Access for Non-District Sponsored, Student Clubs and Activities
5751Married or Pregnant Students
5771Search and Seizure
5772Weapons
5780Student/Parent Rights
5820Student Government
5820.1The Student Council
5820.2Student Council Functions
5830.3Student Government Guidelines
5830Student Fund-Raising
5840Student Groups
5850Social Events
5853Senior Trips
5855Student Attendance at School Events
5860Safety Patrol
5870Student Production of Goods and Services
5880Public Performances by Students
5880.1Guidelines for Public Performances
5895Student Employment