The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents
Unless a specific policy has been amended and the date the policy was revised is noted at the bottom of that policy, the Bylaws and Policies of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools were adopted on May 11, 2011 and were in effect beginning July 1, 2011.


5000 - STUDENTS
5111.01Homeless Students
5112Entrance Requirements
5114Foreign Students
5120Student School Assignment and Attendance Boundary Committee
5130Withdrawal from School
5131Student Transfers
5136.02Sexting
5200Attendance
5215Missing and Absent Children
5223Absences for Religious Instruction
5225Absences for Religious Holidays
5230Late Arrival and Early Dismissal
5320Immunization
5330Use of Medications
5330.02Sun Safety
5340Student Accidents
5341Emergency Medical Authorization
5350Student Suicide Prevention
5410Student Progression Plan
5440Student Promotion Procedures Under the Emergency Management Act
5451Student Recognition
5465General Education Development (GED) Tests
5500Student Conduct and Discipline
5511Dress Code and School Uniforms
5512Use of Tobacco Products and Smoking Devices
5517Anti-Discrimination/Harassment (Students)
5517.01Bullying and Harassment
5517.02Discrimination/Harassment Complaint Procedure for Students
5517.03Dating Violence or Abuse
5530Drug Prevention
5540Investigations Involving Students
5610Suspension and Expulsion of Students
5630Corporal Punishment and Use of Reasonable Force
5722School-Sponsored Publications, Productions, and Performances
5724Student Voter Registration
5730Equal Access for Nondistrict-Sponsored, Student Clubs and Activities
5751Parental-Married Status of Students
5771Search and Seizure
5772Weapons
5830Student Fund-Raising
5840Student Groups
5845Student Activities
5850School Social Events
5880Public Performances by Students