Discipline Matrix

Student consequences for inappropriate behavior while at Wheatland Community Day School...

BEHAVIOR 

OCCURRENCES AND CONSEQUENCES

 

1st

2nd

3rd

Fighting 1- to 3-day suspension 5-day suspension Removal from school
Cheating
Parent notification.
Maximum grade of 60%.
Student will take test with teacher.
Parent notification.
Student will take all tests with teacher for rest of semester.
Removal from school
Defacing property
(including littering)
Student to clean, repair or replace
Parent notification
Student to clean, repair or replace
Removal from school
Defiance, Disobedience, or Disruption
Parent notification and student is sent home
3-day suspension 5-day suspension
Use of Tobacco
(smoking cessation class may be mandated)
1-day suspension 3-day suspension
5-day suspension
Plagiarism Parent notification.
Re-do work for maximum grade of 60%.
Refer to Academic Review Panel Possible removal from school

 a. allowing someone to copy

 a. Grade reduction

 a. same as above

 a. same as above

Dress Code Violation Parent notification.
Change clothes.
Mandated parent conference.
Change clothes
 
Continual defiance may result in suspension.
Causing serious physical injury 5-day suspension with recommendation for expulsion
   
Possession/use of controlled substance Notification of Police.
5-day suspension with possible recommendation for expulsion.
Notification of Police.
Recommend expulsion.
 
Selling a controlled substance
Notification of Police.
Recommend expulsion.
   
Fire setting
Notification of Police.
5-day suspension. 
Recommend Expulsion

 
False Fire Alarm
Notification of Police
5-day suspension
Notification of Police.
Recommend expulsion.
 
Threats, intimidation, hazing or harassment
(including sexual and hate harassment)
Parent notification and student is sent home. 5-day suspension Removal from school
Robbery, extortion, theft
5-day suspension and/or recommend for expulsion.    
Assault or battery on school personnel
Notification of Police.
Recommend expulsion.
   
Firearms, explosives, weapons
Notification of Police.
Recommend expulsion.
   
A greater degree of accountability can be administered depending on circumstances.
This policy is subject to revision.