School Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

It is the policy of the Upper Grand District School Board to maintain a safe and inclusive learning and teaching environment through the adoption of a Code of Conduct which promotes responsibility, respect, civility and academic excellence, and sets clear standards of behaviour for all members of the school community. The goal is to create a positive school climate where all members of the school community feel safe, comfortable and accepted. 

Our School Code of Positive Student Behaviour is based upon the Ontario Code of Conduct and the Upper Grand District School Board Code of Conduct (Policy # 213) which applies to all members of the school community; students, administrators, staff, parents and guardians, community users, visitors, volunteers, etc. while on all school and Board property, school buses, at school-authorized events and off-site at school-sponsored activities, or in other circumstances that could have a negative impact on the school climate. 

Student Rights Include:

  • to be treated with dignity and respect
  • to be provided with activities that are success-oriented and build on individual strengths
  • to receive a quality education

Parent Rights Include:

  • to be treated with dignity and respect
  • to be heard and to have concerns addressed
  • to communicate with the school

Staff Rights Include:

  • to be treated with dignity and respect
  • to have a safe working environment

to expect parents and students to be involved in creating a positive school environment

Alma Code of Conduct 2020-2021