Electronic Device Policy

  • When entering the building cell phones must be set to silent and remain that way at all times while in the building.  No phone calls or texts are allowed at any time or for any purpose.

  • Students may not use electronic devices in the halls, staircases, bathrooms or locker rooms at any time or for any purpose.

  • No electronic devices may be used during fire drills or other emergency preparedness exercises.

  • In their classes, teachers may allow the use of electronic devices for educational purposes providing no pictures or videos are posted on the Internet.

  • Except for authorized educational use in the classroom, no pictures or videos may be taken.

  • No electronic devices may be used during any quiz or test.

  • No electronic devices may be brought into any state or national test.

  • Students may use electronic devices in the cafeteria to listen to music, conduct research or to play games. Audio may only be played through headphones.

  • Students who use electronic devices in violation of this policy, the Department of Education’s Discipline Code or Internet Acceptable Use and Safety Policy will be subject to having their device confiscated and/or disciplinary responses set forth in the Discipline Code.

  • If an electronic device is confiscated, the student’s parent/guardian will be contacted and return of such item will be handled as follows: For first and second offenses, students can pick up the confiscated device from Mr. Alikakos in room 108, on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. For a third offense or more, the student’s parent or guardian will have to pick up the confiscated device from Mr. Alikakos, on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

  • The school is not responsible for any lost or stolen electronic devices.

Revised: September 2017