CELL PHONE Policy:
The district allows middle school students to possess cell phones, as defined by law, while on school property or while attending school sponsored or school related activities on or off school property. "Paging device"includes a wireless, mobile communication device or portable telephone. All cell phones MUST remain turned OFF and "out of sight" during the school day on school property.
Violation of this rule will result in the confiscation of the device by staff.
Parents will be notified by theschool if the electronic device/cellphone is confiscated. The school may hold confiscated cell phone or paging devices for 48 hours. If a paging device/cell phone is confiscated a 2nd time a parent conference is required. The item will be released to the parent when the$15 fine ispaid (exact cash amount or check).The fee charged for the release of the device is allowed under Section 37.082 of the Texas Education Code. The school will make every effort to assist in loss or theft, but is not responsible for electronic items brought to school.
Electronic devices:Cellphones, Pagers, CD players, iPod, Mp3 players, Radios, gaming devices (PSP,NintendoDS,WII U) etc.