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Cell Phone Policy

FENTRESS COUNTY SCHOOLS 2016-17 CELL PHONE POLICY
 
Elementary Cell Phone Policy
Cell phones are NOT permitted at school due to the disruption to the learning environment. If a student has a need for after school phone use, he/she must check the phone into the office to his/her teacher upon arrival at school. The phone will be returned to the student upon dismissal at the end of the school day.
 
Violations:
1st offense – The phone will be confiscated until given to the student at the end of the day.

2nd offense – The phone will be confiscated and the parent/guardian will be required to come to the
School and pick up the phone.

3rd offense – The phone will be confiscated for three (3) days with the addition of corporal punishment
or three (3) days Alternative School being given to the student. The parent/guardian will
be required to come to the school and pick up the phone.
 
FILMING, RECORDING OR DISTRIBUTING AND VIOLATIONS OF SCHOOL RULES WITH TECHNOLOGY
1st offense – Five (5) days of Alternative School and court referral. The device used will be confiscated and
locked in the school vault until the court date.

2nd offense – Ten (10) days of Alternative School and court referral. the device used will be confiscated
and locked in the school vault until the court date.

3rd offense – Long-term Alternative School Placement.
Parents must pick up the cell phone for each offense.