South-Western City School District
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents


5000 - STUDENTS
5100Student Policies Goals
5111Eligibility of Resident/Nonresident Students
5111.01Homeless Students
5111.02Educational Opportunity for Military Children
5111.03Compulsory Attendance Ages
5111.04Tuition Guidelines
5111.05School Admissions
5112Entrance Requirements
5113Admission of Inter-District Transfer Students
5113.01Intra-District School Enrollment Policy
5113.02Intra-District Open Enrollment Policy - Overview
5113.03School Choice Options Provided by the No Child Left Behind Act
5114Nonimmigrant Students and Foreign Exchange Students
5120.01Split Sessions
5120.02School Attendance Areas
5130Withdrawal from School
5200Student Attendance
5200.02Make-Up Opportunities
5200.03Habitual and Chronic Truancy
5200.04Planned Absence
5200.06Released Time for Students
5200.07Released Time for Students
5215Student Attendance Accounting
5230Student Dismissal Precautions
5310Student Health Services and Requirements
5310.01Physical Examinations of Students/Health Screenings
5320Immunization
5321New Students Enrolling from Foreign Countries
5330Use of Medications
5335Students and Food Allergies
5336Care of Students with Diabetes
5340Student Accidents
5340.01First Aid
5400Examinations
5409Academic Acceleration, Early Entrance to Kindergarten, and Early High School Graduation
5410Promotion and Retention of Students
5420Student Progress Reports to Parents
5420.01Academic Achievement
5421Grading Scale
5421.01Grading Systems
5430Class Ranking
5430.01Graduation Recognitions
5451Student Recognition
5460Graduation Requirements
5460.01Diploma Deferral
5460.02Graduation Exercises
5463Credits from State Chartered, Special, and Nonchartered Schools
5500Student Conduct
5500.01Student Conduct
5500.02Student Conduct on School Buses
5500.03Student Conduct on School Buses
5511Student Dress Code
5512Use of Tobacco
5514Use of Bicycles
5515Student Use of Motor Vehicles
5516Hazing
5517Anti-Harassment
5517.01Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying
5517.02Student Safety and Assault
5518Cellular Telephones and Electronic Communication Devices
5520Disorder and Demonstration
5530Alcohol Use by Students/Student Drug Abuse
5530.01Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco Education
5600Student Discipline
5610Student Suspension and Expulsion
5610.01Permanent Exclusion
5610.02Detention, Saturday School, and In-School Discipline
5610.03Emergency Removal of Students
5610.04Violent Acts
5610.05Student Suspension
5610.06Student Expulsion
5611Student Due Process Rights
5630Corporal Punishment
5630.01Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports and Limited Use of Restraint and Seclusion
5720Student Volunteers for School and Public Service
5722Student Publications
5725Students as Precinct Election Officials
5751Pregnant Students
5771Interviews, Questioning, and Searches
5771.01Interviews, Questioning, and Search Procedures
5772Dangerous Weapons in the Schools
5780Student Rights and Responsibilities
5820Student Involvement in Decision Making
5830Student Fund-Raising
5840Student Groups
5850Student Social Events
5880Public Performances by Students
5895Employment of Students