Gangs, Gang Activity, and Similar Destructive or Delinquent Group Behavior (Policy 9290)

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 10:54am

The Board prohibits any gang activity and any similar destructive or delinquent group behavior on school property, on school buses or at school-sponsored functions. This includes reprisal or retaliation against individuals who report gang activity or individuals who are victims, witnesses, bystanders or have reliable information about gang activity.

All suspected violations of this policy will be investigated by school administration.  Violations of this policy are cumulative; subsequent offenses may affect the nature and severity of the consequences. 

Whenever a report of ongoing or threatened gang-related violence appears accurate and reliable, law enforcement officials will be contacted. Students who violate this policy may be referred to law enforcement officials and may be subject to criminal or other legal action.