DISCIPLINARY GUIDELINES

Level ONE offence would include:

  • Repeated lateness to or not participating in the morning assembly,
Level ONE actions:

§  Verbal Warning

§  Written Notice

§  Warning Letter

§  Informing parent/guardian

 

  • Repeated lateness to class without acceptable justification,
  • Being absent without acceptable justification,
  • Not wearing the correct school uniform,
  • Repeated failure to bring books and materials,
  • Disruptive behavior in class or assembly,         Homework repeatedly not done or incomplete, or §            Any action similar to these violations.
  • Bringing cell phone to class.

Level TWO offence would include:

Level TWO actions:

§  Warning Letter

§  Informing parent/guardian

§  Student apologizes

§  Break time detention

 

  • Writing on the schools walls and furniture,
  • Running away from class/ not attending a lesson,
  • Going to other grade sections during the school day without permission,
  • Abusive or offensive language towards other students,
  • Profanity (dirty words),
  • Bullying/ threatening other students verbally or physically,

 

  • Counterfeiting parent’s signature on school correspondence,
  • Aggressive language towards staff,
  • Insubordination/ defiance,
  • Misuse of computers/ science lab equipment,
  • Spreading false rumors, or
  • Any action similar to these violations.
Level THREE actions:

§  Warning Letter

§  Urgent parent conference

§  Student apologizes

§  After school detention

§  Counseling sessions

§  Withdrawal of privileges

§  Community service in school

Level THREE offence would include:

  • Cheating/ plagiarism/ misrepresentation,
  • Destruction of school or private property including school buses,
  • Truancy (not attending school without parent’s permission),
  • Flagrant violation of the community traditions and values,
  • Theft,
  • Smoking on campus,
  • Bringing dangerous items to the school (e.g., sharp items,

fire crackers, cigarettes, lighters), or

Level FOUR actions:

§  Warning Letter

§  Urgent parent conference

§  Student apologizes

§  Written Undertaking

§  Suspension

§  Community service in the Emirate

§  Punitive transfer to another school

  • Any action similar to these violations.

 

Level FOUR offence would include:

  • False accusations of or threats to school staff, Immoral behaviour including sexual harassment, or §           Any actions similar to these violations.

 

Level FIVE offence would include:

  • Promoting anything against ethical values, morals, manners and general system,
  • Fighting/ physical violence,
  • Recruiting younger students to carry out violence,
  • Inciting a group to disruptive behaviour or violence,
Level FIVE actions:

§  Warning Letter

§  Urgent parent conference

§  Student apologizes

§  Written undertaking

§  Suspension

§  Expulsion

  • Using dangerous items (firearms or non-firearms) in the school, Possessing or using drugs in the school, or §           Any actions similar to these violations.