• Brewton City Schools


    STUDENT TRANSPORTATION CATEGORIES OF VIOLATIONS

    For student safety, video and audio taping may be used on school property, including classrooms, hallways, outside grounds, and buses.

    Category I

    • Failure to remain seated or to be seated properly
    • Throwing objects not directed toward someone or something
    • Extending any part of the body out of a window
    • Loud or unnecessary noise
    • Gum chewing/eating/drinking
    • Improper bus loading or unloading
    • Inappropriate behavior at the bus stop

    Responses for Category I:

    1st Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    After school detention

    Saturday School

    In School Suspension

    2nd Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    After school detention

    Saturday School

    In School Suspension

    Up to one-week suspension from the bus

    3rd Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    Saturday School

    In School Suspension

    Up to two-week suspension from the bus

    4th Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    Up to two-week suspension from the bus

    Suspension from the bus for the remainder of the semester or the school year

    Parent conference with superintendent

    5th Offense

    Parent conference with superintendent

    Suspension from the bus for the remainder of the semester or the school year

    Category II

    • Theft
    • Rude or discourteous conduct toward others
    • Disobeying directions from the bus driver
    • Possession of tobacco products, including imitation or synthetic tobacco products
    • Pushing/Hitting/Tripping
    • Tampering with bus equipment
    • Destruction of property
    • Obscene or profane communication
    • Disrespect for authority
    • Throwing objects directed toward someone or something

    Responses for Category II:

    1st Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    After school detention

    Saturday School

    Up to two-week suspension from bus

    In School Suspension

    Suspension From School

    2nd Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    Saturday School

    In School Suspension

    Up to two-week suspension from bus

    Suspension from the bus for the remainder of the semester or the school year

    Suspension From School

    Parent conference with superintendent

    3rd Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference or notification

    Up to two-week suspension from bus

    Suspension from the bus for the remainder of the semester or the school year

    Suspension From School

    Parent conference with superintendent

    Category III

    • Possession of dangerous weapon
    • Use of fire or explosives
    • Fighting
    • Threatening/Harassment
    • Possession, use, and/or sale of drugs, including synthetic drugs or herbs used as a drug, or alcohol
    • Viewing, using, or possessing obscene, profane, or sexually-oriented material

    Responses for Category III:

    1st Offense

    Student conference

    Parent conference

    Up to two-week suspension from bus

    Parent conference with superintendent

    Suspension from the bus for the remainder of the semester or the school year

    Notification of legal authorities

    Suspension from school, pending a hearing

    Expulsion from school

    2nd Offense

    Up to two-week suspension from bus

    Parent conference with superintendent

    Suspension from the bus for the remainder of the semester or the school year

    Notification of legal authorities

    Suspension from school, pending a hearing

    Expulsion from school

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