Kent City Community Schools
Administrative Guidelines
 

4170A - SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Any support staff member whose physical characteristics, appearance, behavior, or breath odor suggest to a supervisor that s/he may be under the influence of alcohol shall be requested to take a breathalyzer test at the local police station. The support staff member shall be taken to the station by a supervisor.

Should the support staff member refuse to take such a test or should the results of the test be positive, s/he shall be disciplined for conduct unbecoming a support staff member by the Superintendent.

Should a supervisor determine from the physical aspects, appearance, or behavior of a support staff member that s/he might be under the influence of other drugs, said support staff member shall be immediately taken to a local health facility for further diagnosis. Should the support staff member refuse or be found to be under the influence of drugs, s/he shall be disciplined by the Superintendent for conduct unbecoming a support staff member, and his/her case immediately referred to the Board for disposition.

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