Policy Concerning Tobacco, E-Cigarette, and Vaporizer
Students shall not use or possess tobacco products in any form on school premises or on
school buses. To “use” shall mean any holding of a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, or any other
paraphernalia used for smoking, chewing, or dipping of any tobacco or like products. “School hours”
shall mean the time between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. “School bus hours” shall begin with the
first pick-up in the morning and end with the last bus drop in the afternoon. Violation of this
policy shall subject the student to the penalties as indicated hereunder:
A. Tobacco “usage or possession” will be dealt with as an office referral.
B. Tobacco “usage or possession” will result in a juvenile court petition. State law requires that
any tobacco usage or possession by minors at school results in a juvenile court petition.