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 shall be distributed to students at the beginning of each year and shall also be made available on the District's Web site. Amendments to the handbook shall be communicated promptly to students and parents.

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

Richardson ISD

FN(LOCAL)-X

LDU 2008.03

DATE ISSUED: 8/20/2008