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Code of Conduct

CODE OF CONDUCT

Dollahan Elementary School firmly believes that learning can best take place in an orderly environment and that students can best learn individual and collective responsibility and gain maturity if they are provided opportunities in which to be proactive by choosing their actions, attitudes, and moods within the school setting.  

This Code of Conduct is intended to communicate expectations regarding acceptable conduct in school in order to provide a positive learning environment for all students.

Dollahan Elementary Leaders:

  • Are proactive
  • Begin with the end in mind
  • Put first things first
  • Think win-win
  • Seek first to understand, then to be understood
  • Synergize
  • Sharpen the saw

Dollahan Elementary School uses a demerit system as the basis for its disciplinary action and policy.  Different actions may result in a certain number of demerits that lead to a graduated system of disciplinary actions.  It is impossible to list or categorize all types of disciplinary violations, thus, the administration reserves the right of disciplinary assignments as the case so determines. Rules and regulations apply in school, on school property, while in route to or from school, and at any and all school sponsored activities.

Dollahan Positive Behavior and Intervention Support Matrix

 

Hallway

Bathroom

University Hall

Playground-Play Structure

Playground-Surface Areas

Lead by Example

Walk quietly with hands to your side or behind your back

Walk safely

 

Be quick and quiet

Walk in a straight line

 

Use inside voices

Play safely and use equipment properly

 

Play fairly

Walk on blacktop

 

Play safe

Encourage Others

Encourage with a thumbs up or smile

Keep it clean

 

Wash your hands

Show the quiet sign

 

Stay focused

Play games without chasing

 

Think win-win

Be fair

 

Use positive words

Always be Respectful

Respect other’s space and property

Mind your own business

 

Check before entering

Keep hands and feet to yourself

 

Say “please”, “thank you”, and “excuse me”

Follow all adult directions

 

Take turns

 

Use kind words

Take turns

 

Follow all adult directions

Do the Right Thing

Go directly there and back

Save paper, save water, flush once

 

Keep playtime on the playground

Clean up your area

Keep hands and feet to yourself

 

Help others

Use equipment properly

 

Return equipment to where it belongs