BP 3550 Drug Free Environment and Drug Prevention Program - Board Policies, Chapter 3 General Institution

  • Reference: Drug Free Schools and Communities Act, 20 U.S.C. Section 1145g and 34 C.F.R. Section 86.1 et seq.; Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988, 41 U.S.C. Section 702
  • Board Approved: 04/13/05
  • Amended: 12/09/09

The District shall be free from all drugs and from the unlawful possession, use or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by students and employees.

The unlawful manufacture, distribution, dispensing, possession or use of a controlled substance is prohibited in all facilities under the control and use of the District.

Any student or employee who violates this policy will be subject to disciplinary action (consistent with local, state or federal law), which may include referral to an appropriate rehabilitation program, suspension, demotion, expulsion or dismissal.

The President/Superintendent shall assure that the District distributes annually to each student the information required by the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989 and complies with other requirements of the Act.

See Administrative Procedure #3550.