Manistee Area Schools
Administrative Guidelines
Table of Contents

5110Student Handbooks
5111Admission to the District
5111.01Homeless Students
5111.02Educational Opportunity for Military Children
5112aAdmission to Kindergarten
5113Admission of Students Participating Under Schools of Choice
5113.02School Choice Options Provided by the No Child Left Behind Act
5114Foreign-Exchange Students
5114aForeign Students on Visa (I-20)
5120Assignment to School, Class, and Grade
5130Withdrawal/Transfer from School
5136Wireless Communication Devices
5215Missing and Absent Children
5230Early Dismissal
5320Immunization of Students in School
5330Use of Medications
5330aEmergency Medication
5331Students with Special Health Care Needs
5340aStudent Accident/Illness/Concussion
5340bHealth Emergencies and First Aid Care
5340dTransportation for Student Emergencies
5340.01Concussions and Athletic Activities
5350Suicide Intervention Process
5360Recess Guideline for Harsh Weather
5410Promotion, Placement, and Retention
5420aReporting Student Progress
5420bParent-Teacher Conferences
5421bGrading Criteria
5421cChanging a Grade
5430Class Rank
5451aRecognition of Student Achievement
5460Graduation Requirements
5460bTesting-Out of a Course
5463Student Transfer from Nonaccredited Schools
5500aStudent Conduct In School
5511Dress and Grooming
5513Care of Property
5515.01Safe Operation of Motorized Utility Vehicles by Students
5530Drug Prevention
5531Student Assistance Programs
5540Relationship with Governmental Agencies
5600aStudent Discipline
5605aDisciplining Students with Disabilities (IDEA Eligible)
5605bDisciplining a Student with Disabilities
5610Suspension and Expulsion
5610aStudents Subject to Expulsion but not Identified as Eligible for Special Education
5610.02In-School Restriction/Saturday School/Detention
5630aAlternatives to Corporal Punishment
5630bUse of Physical Force
5710Suggestions and Complaints
5722School-Sponsored Student Publications and Productions
5723Student Rights of Expression
5771Search and Seizure
5780Adult Student Rights
5820Student Government
5830Student Fund-Raising
5840aYouth Gangs
5840bResponse to Gang-Related Incidents and/or Suspicion of Gang Involvement
5850Student Social Events
5880Public Performances by Students