FN(LOCAL) - STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Each student is expected to respect the rights and privileges of other students, teachers, and District staff. All teachers, administrators, and other District personnel are expected to respect the rights and privileges of students. [See DH series]

Student Handbook

The Superintendent or designee shall develop student handbooks with information on curriculum, grading, extracurricular activities, and other such topics that students and parents are likely to need during the school year. The Superintendent or designee shall ensure that no student handbook information is in conflict with policy or the Student Code of Conduct. In case of conflict between a Board policy or the Student Code of Conduct and provisions of student handbooks, policy and/or the Student Code of Conduct shall prevail.

No Board Action

Student handbooks are subject to Board review but shall not be adopted by the Board.

Distribution

Student handbooks, along with other District publications such as the Student Code of Conduct, Bus Rider's Guide, and Technology Use Guide, shall be made available on the District's website and shall be provided to parents and students at the beginning of the school year through the electronic registration process. Hard copies of all District publications for parents and students shall be provided upon request.

Amendments to the handbook shall be communicated promptly to students and parents.

[For provisions on the Student Code of Conduct, see FO]

United ISD

FN(LOCAL)-X

LDU 2015.01

DATE ISSUED: 2/23/2015