John Glenn School Corporation
Administrative Guidelines
 

5630B - USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE

Corporation personnel may use reasonable physical force upon a student necessary to maintain a safe learning environment. They may also use reasonable physical force upon a student necessary to protect:

 A.a staff member's personal safety;

 B.the safety of another staff member or visitor;

 C.the safety of the student or other students;

 D.school property from damage or destruction;

 E.themselves and others from danger arising from a dangerous weapon or object which is in the possession of or control of a student.

If such physical action by a staff member is not effective, the police should be contacted at once.