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Discipline Matrix

JAMS Discipline Matrix: Effective April 6, 2015

Behavior

Teacher is required to do everything in bold prior to an office referral

Once sent to the office

Severe disrespect between students including but not limited to:

  • gossipping
  • rude/inappropriate gestures
  • name calling
  • inappropriate language

 

Classroom behaviors:

  • disruptive behavior in class
  • not following directions of teacher
  • talking out
  • gum chewing
  • verbal warning
     
  • parent contact on two separate occasions documented
     
  • teacher detention
     
  • at least one think sheet that has been debriefed with student
     
  • referral to counseling
     
  • 10 minute time out in class or other room with think sheet
     
  • conference with student and team

 

TEACHER:

Referral to the office

 

 

ADMIN:

Possible Thursday school, SST

 

Offense

1st Occurrence

2nd Occurrence

3rd Occurrence

4th Occurence

Play fighting, pushing, shoving, slapping

TEACHER:

Detention

 

Parent contact

ADMIN:

1 hour after school detention

 

Parent contact

ADMIN:

Thursday school

 

Conference with parent

ADMIN:

Suspension

Fighting/instigating a fight

ADMIN:

Possible Thursday School

 

mediation with counselors

 

Possible Suspension

 

Parent contact

ADMIN:

Suspension
ADMIN: ADMIN:

Dress code violation

  • no hats / hoodies in classroom (ok outside)

 

  • no short shorts

 

  • no showing mid-drift

 

  • no spaghetti straps

 

no low-cut tops

TEACHER:

Send to office for change of clothes

 

SECURITY:

Lunch detention

TEACHER:

Send to office for change of clothes

 

SECURITY:

Lunch detention

 

ADMIN:

Parent Contact

TEACHER:

Send to office for change of clothes

 

SECURITY:

Thursday school

 

ADMIN:

Possible referral to counseling

Parent conference

TEACHER:

Send to office for change of clothes

 

SECURITY:

2 Thursday schools

Unauthorized use of electronic devices

TEACHER / ADMIN / SECURITY:

Confiscation until the end of the school day and teacher documents the day and time phone was taken in case it goes to step two – can document on a referral that will be sent on next offense

TEACHER confiscates and sent down to office – MUST document when the first confiscation happened

 

ADMIN:

Parent contact

ADMIN / SECURITY:

Check in/out

 

Parent contact

 

Riding bikes/skateboards on campus

SECURITY / TEACHER / ADMIN:

Verbal warning (individual by teacher)

SECURITY / TEACHER / ADMIN:

Lunch detention

ADMIN / SECURITY:

1 hour after school detention

ADMIN / SECURITY:

Check in and check out at the start and end of each day

Foul language to any adult

TEACHER:

Referral to office

 

TEACHER / ADMIN / SECURITY:

Parent Contact by end of day

 

ADMIN:

Keeps student for remainder of class period

 

Possible Lunch Detention

-OR-

Possible Thursday School

TEACHER:

Referral to office

 

TEACHER / ADMIN:

Parent Contact by end of day

 

ADMIN:

Keeps student for remainder of class period

 

Thursday School

 

Possible Suspension

TEACHER:

Referral to office

 

ADMIN:

Minimum one day suspension

 

Parent Conference

See  3rd occurrence.  Longer suspension.

 

Referral to counseling.

Unserved detentions

TEACHER:

Parent contact

TEACHER:

Double detention

 

Parent contact

TEACHER:

Office referral

 

ADMIN:

Possible Thursday school
 
Bullying

TEACHER / ADMIN:

Refer to counseling for conflict mediation

TEACHER:

Referral to office

 

COUNSELOR:

Parent Contact by end of day

 

ADMIN:

Keeps student for remainder of class period

 

Thursday School

ADMIN:

Suspension

ADMIN:

Suspension
Property Damage

TEACHER/ADMIN:

Parent Contact

 

30 minutes campus beautification

ADMIN:

Parent Contact

 

1 hour campus beautification

ADMIN:

Parent conference

 

Thursday school

ADMIN:

Suspension (1-5 days)

This matrix will serve as a general guideline for discipline. This may not cover all offenses and admin reserves the right to determine consequences on a case by case basis