South-Western City School District
Bylaws & Policies
 

7217 - DANGEROUS WEAPONS

The Board of Education prohibits the possession of weapons, including a concealed weapon, or any other device designed to inflict serious bodily harm by any person while on District property, at a school-sponsored event, on a school vehicle, or in a school safety zone.

Any person found possessing a weapon or other device designed to inflict serious bodily harm on District premises, a school vehicle, or on property being used by the District for school purposes may be charged with a felony. This restriction applies to anyone licensed to possess firearms unless serving as an authorized security officer.

The Superintendent shall ensure that any person possessing a weapon or other device designed to inflict serious bodily harm is reported immediately to the appropriate law enforcement agency.

A weapon may be brought on District property for educational purposes under controlled circumstances when authorized by the Superintendent or designee.

R.C. 2923.122, 2923.22, 3313.20, 2923.1961, 2923.122, 2923.19
18 U.S.C. 922

Revised 8/04