HOPE LIFE INSTITUTE SCHOOL RULES AND REGULATIONS

HOPE LIFE INSTITUTE SCHOOL RULES AND REGULATIONS

The school rules have been established in partnership with the community. They reflect the school community’s expectations in terms of acceptable standards of behaviour, dress and personal presentation in the widest sense. Students are expected to follow the school rules at all times when on the school grounds, representing the school, attending a school activity

Students have the responsibility:

  • To attend school regularly
  • To respect the right of others to learn
  • To respect their peers and teachers regardless of ethnicity, religion or gender
  • To respect the property and equipment of the school and others
  • To carry out reasonable instructions to the best of their ability
  • To conduct themselves in a courteous and appropriate manner in school and in public
  • To keep the school environment and the local community free from litter
  • To observe the uniform code of the school
  • To read all school notices and bring them to their parents/guardians’ attention

A- GENERAL CONDUCT

Students are representatives of our school from leaving home until they return and are thus expected to set themselves a high standard of behaviour both inside and outside the school.

B- THE SCHOOL UNIFORM AND GROOMING

– Should be worn tidily and correctly both at school and between home and school.

– Students are to be clean-shaven at all times while attending school.

C- THE FOLLOWING ARE NOT TO BE BROUGHT ON TO THE SCHOOL GROUNDS:

  • Alcohol or drugs in any form
  • Chemicals
  • Cigarettes or tobacco Knives or other weapons, including toy guns
  • Matches/lighters/explosive or dangerous material
  • Pornographic or any other offensive material
  • Cameras
  • Expensive accessories or other costly equipment

D- MOBILE PHONES

  • Mobile phones will be permitted in school.
  • Students will be able to use them on the way to and from school.
  • Students will be able to use them in class as learning devices with the express permission of the teacher. Such permission must be sought and received before their use.
  • Students will not be permitted to use mobile phones in the classroom, except a teacher  ask them to do so.

If a student uses a mobile phone inappropriately, or in contravention of the school’s policy, he will be sanctioned accordingly. Mobile phones will not be confiscated except in circumstances where a member of staff considers the device to be a harmful or disruptive influence.

E- BULLYING.

Any form, verbal or physical, or any means of bullying or victimization is strictly forbidden

F- LITTERING.

 It is the responsibility of every student in the school to ensure that the school is free from litter. Students are also encouraged to take the responsibility for litter in their immediate vicinity and place any litter in the many bins placed around the school.

G- LATES.

All students must be at school on time. Latecomers must report to the Administration Office before going to class. The student will only be admitted to class by the teacher upon presentation of “Late Pass” from the Attendance Officer.

H- ABSENCES.

If you know you will not be in school or will be absent for any reason please call the Administration Office and leave a message with the office, contact number and reason for the absence. After an absence from school a student must bring, on the day of return, a note signed by parents/guardian, stating the reason for the absence and take it to the Administration Officer. In the event the absence exceeding 7 days, the student will not be able to sit in the next exams.

I- DAMAGE

of any kind must be reported immediately to the Administration Office. In the case of willful damage or negligence, students will be expected to contribute part or all of the cost of repair.