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5.40 Student Control

5.40 Student Control

Chapter 5.00: Students




I. All students enrolled in school shall be subject to the laws, regulations of the State Board of Education, the rules and policies of the School Board and the Okeechobee Code of Student Conduct and shall be under the control and direction of the principal or designee during the time they are transported to or from school at public expense, during the time they are attending school or a school-sponsored activity, and during the time they are on School Board premises for school attendance and authorized activities.

II. All policies and provisions as required by state law and regulations of the State Board of Education shall be reflected in the Code of Student Conduct or other School Board policies.

III. The School Board shall review the provisions for corporal punishment at a School Board meeting every three (3) years and shall take public testimony at the meeting.

STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 1001.41, 1001.42, F.S.

LAWS IMPLEMENTED: 120.57(1), 1001.43, 1002.20, 1003.04, 1003.21, 1003.31, 1003.32,

1006.07, 1006.08, 1006.09, 1006.10, 1006.13, F.S.


HISTORY: Adopted: 07/14/1998

Revision Date(s): 11/17/2009

Formerly: I-10, I-16, I-20, I-23, I-46, I-47, I-48, I-57