FNCE(LOCAL) - STUDENT CONDUCT: PERSONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS/ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Note:For searches of personal telecommunications devices or other personal electronic devices, see FNF.

Personal Use

Telecommunications Devices

An authorized District employee may confiscate a personal telecommunications device, including a mobile telephone, used in violation of applicable campus rules.

The District shall not charge a fee for the release of a personal telecommunications device. In accordance with the student handbook, after the first or second offense, the student's parent may retrieve a device after receiving notification from the District.

After the third offense, the District shall notify the parent and the appropriate telecommunications company and shall hold the device for the remainder of the school year, to be picked up by the parent at the end of the last day of the current school year.

If a personal telecommunications device is not retrieved, the District shall dispose of the device after providing notice required by law.

Other Electronic Devices

Guidelines regarding other electronic devices shall be addressed in the student handbook.

Newcastle ISD

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UPDATE 90

DATE ISSUED: 5/9/2011