• APS Student Code of Conduct

     

    Atlanta Public Schools has developed a Student Code of Conduct aimed at creating positive school climates and supporting the academic and social and emotional development of students. The Student Code of Conduct outlines the following focus areas related to student expectations and responsibilities.

     

    Students may expect:

     

    • To receive a free high-quality public education
    • To be safe at school
    • To be treated courteously and respectfully
    • To bring complaints or concerns to the school principal or staff for resolution
    • To tell his/her side of the story before receiving a consequence
    • To be told the reason(s) for any disciplinary action verbally and in writing
    • To be given information about appealing disciplinary actions
    • To express opinions, support causes, and discuss issues

     

     

    Student Responsibilities:

     

    • To receive a free high-quality public education
    • To be safe at school
    • To be treated courteously and respectfully
    • To bring complaints or concerns to the school principal or staff for resolution
    • To tell his/her side of the story before receiving a consequence
    • To be told the reason(s) for any disciplinary action verbally and in writing
    • To be given information about appealing disciplinary actions
    • To express opinions, support causes, and discuss issues

     

    Source: Atlanta Public Schools Board Policy: JCDA-R (1)