Grosse Ile Township Schools
Bylaws & Policies
 

5630.01 - STUDENT SECLUSION AND RESTRAINT

Professional staff members may need to restrain and seclude students under certain emergency circumstances. This must be done only as a last resort if students pose a threat to themselves or others.

All such intervention shall only be done in accordance with guidelines developed by the Superintendent, which shall be based on the Standards adopted by the State Board of Education regarding the use of student restraint and seclusion.

Training will be provided to all professional staff and to substitute teachers, as well as the support staff determined appropriate by the Superintendent. Training will be in accordance with the State's Standards.

Ref: MBE Standards for the Emergency Use of Seclusion and Restraint (2006)

Adopted 8/28/07