Handbook 

APPENDIX III
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Use of Student Work in District Publications

Entire
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Entire handbook

GLOSSARY
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GLOSSARY

PREFACE
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Preface

SUICIDE AWARENESS
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SUICIDE AWARENESS

TEXTBOOKS, ELECTRONIC TEXTBOOKS, AND TECHNOLOGICAL EQUIPMENT
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TEXTBOOKS, ELECTRONIC TEXTBOOKS, TECHNOLOGICAL EQUIPMENTAND OTHER INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

TRANSFERS
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TRANSFERS

TRANSPORTATION
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Buses and Other School Vehicles

School-Sponsored Trips

VANDALISM
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VANDALISM

VIDEO CAMERAS
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VIDEO CAMERAS

VISITORS TO THE SCHOOL
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General Visitors

WITHDRAWING FROM SCHOOL
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WITHDRAWING FROM SCHOOL

PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT
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Obtaining Information and Protecting Student Rights

Parent Involvement Coordinator

Working Together

PARENTAL RIGHTS
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“Opting Out” of Surveys and Activities

Accessing Student Records

Accommodations for Children of Military Families

Displaying a Student’s Artwork and Projects

Excusing a Student from Reciting a Portion of the Declaration of Independence

Excusing a Student from Reciting the Pledges to the U.S. and Texas Flags

Granting Permission to Receive Parenting and Paternity Awareness Instruction

Granting Permission to Video or Audio Record a Student

Inspecting Surveys

Obtaining Information and Protecting Student Rights

Options and Requirements for Providing Assistance to Students Who Have Learning Difficulties or Who Need or May Need Special Education Services

Parents of Students who speak a Primary Language Other than English

Parents of Students with Disabilities

Removing a Student from Human Sexuality Instruction

Removing a Student Temporarily from the Classroom

Request for the Use of a Service Animal

Requesting Classroom Assignment for Multiple Birth Siblings

Requesting Limited or No Contact with a Student through Electronic Media

Requesting Notices of Certain Student Misconduct

Requesting Professional Qualifications of Teachers and Staff

Reviewing Instructional Materials

School Safety Transfers

Student Records

ABSENCES/ATTENDANCE
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ABSENCES/ATTENDANCE

Attendance for Credit

Compulsory Attendance

Doctor’s Note after an Absence for Illness

Documentation after an Absence

Driver License Attendance Verification

Exemptions to Compulsory Attendance

Failure to Comply with Compulsory Attendance

Official Attendance-Taking Time

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS
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Academic Programs

BULLYING
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Bullying

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE) PROGRAMS
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Career and Technical Education (CTE) Programs

CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE
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Child Sexual Abuse

CLASS RANK / HIGHEST RANKING STUDENT/ TOP TEN PERCENT
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Breaking A Tie

Class Ranking

Eligibility

Grade Point Averages Calculation

Honor Graduates

Limitations and Exclusions

Ranking for Early Graduates

Top Ten Percent

Transfer Students

Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Weighted Grade Point Scale

CLASS SCHEDULES
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Class Schedules

COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY ADMISSIONS
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College and University Admissions

COLLEGE CREDIT COURSES
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College Credit Courses

COMPLAINTS AND CONCERNS
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Complaints and Concerns

CONDUCT
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Applicability of School Rules

Disruptions of School Operations

Social Events

CONTAGIOUS DISEASES / CONDITIONS
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Contagious Diseases/ Conditions

COUNSELING
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Academic Counseling

Personal Counseling

EHBAA(LEGAL), FFE(LEGAL), and FFG(EXHIBIT) Psychological Exams, Tests, or Treatment

COURSE CREDIT
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Course Credit

CREDIT BY EXAM—If a Student Has Taken the Course
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EHDB(LOCAL) Credit by Exam- If a student has taken the course

CREDIT BY EXAM—If a Student Has Not Taken the Course
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EHDC(LOCAL) Credit by Exam- If the student has not taken the course

DATING VIOLENCE, DISCRIMINATION, HARASSMENT, AND RETALIATION
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Dating Violence

Discrimination

Harassment

Retaliation

Sexual Harassment

FFH Preface

FFH (LOCAL) Reporting Procedures

FNG (LOCAL) Investigation of Report

DISCRIMINATION
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[See Dating Violence, Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation]

DISTRIBUTION OF PUBLISHED MATERIALS OR DOCUMENTS
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School Materials

FNAA Nonschool Materials...from students

GKDA Nonschool Materials...from others

DRESS AND GROOMING
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Dress and Grooming

ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES
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Acceptable Use of District Technology Resources

Instructional Use of Personal Telecommunications and Other Electronic Devices

Unacceptable and Inappropriate Use of Technology Resources

FNCE, FNA Possession and Use of Personal Telecommunications Devices, Including Mobile Telephones

FNF Possession and Use of Other Personal Electronic Devices

END-OF-COURSE (EOC) ASSESSMENTS
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End-of-course (EOC) Assessments

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES, CLUBS, AND ORGANIZATIONS
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Introduction

Offices and Elections

FM, FO Standards of Behavior

FEES
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FP Fees

FUND-RAISING
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FJ, GE Fund-raising

GANG-FREE ZONES
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Gang-Free Zones

GRADE CLASSIFICATION
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Grade Classification

GRADING GUIDELINES
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Grading Guidelines

GRADUATION
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Certificates of Coursework Completion

Graduation Activities

Graduation Expenses

Requirements for a Diploma

EIF(Legal) Graduation Programs

EJ (LEGAL) State Scholarships and Grants

FMH (LEGAL) Students with Disabilities

FNA (LOCAL) Graduation Speakers

HARASSMENT
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Harassment

HAZING
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FFI, FNCC Hazing

HEALTH-RELATED MATTERS
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Bacterial Meningitis

Food Allergies

BDF, EHAA School Health Advisory Council (SHAC)

CO, FFA, FNCD, GKA Other Health-Related Matters

HOMELESS STUDENTS
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Homeless Students

IMMUNIZATION
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FFAB Immunizations

LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES
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Questioning of Students

Students Taken Into Custody

FL (Legal), GRA (LEGAL) Notification of Law Violations

LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENT STUDENTS
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Limited English Proficient Students

MAKEUP WORK
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EIAB (LOCAL) Makeup Work Because of Absence

FO (LEGAL) In-school Suspension (ISS) Makeup Work

FOCA (LEGAL) DAEP Makeup Work

MEDICINE AT SCHOOL
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FFAC Psychotropic Drugs

FFAF (LEGAL) Medicine at School

NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT
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FB (LOCAL), FFH (LOCAL) Nondiscrimination Statement

NONTRADITIONAL ACADEMIC PROGRAMS
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Nontraditional Academic Programs

PLEDGES OF ALLEGIANCE AND A MINUTE OF SILENCE
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EC (LEGAL) Pledges of Allegiance and a minute of silence

PRAYER
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Prayer

PROMOTION AND RETENTION
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EIF (LEGAL) Promotion and Retention

RELEASE OF STUDENTS FROM SCHOOL
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Release of Students from School

REPORT CARDS / PROGRESS REPORTS AND CONFERENCES
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FNG (LOCAL) Report Cards/ Progress Reports

RETALIATION
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Retaliation

SAFETY
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Accident Insurance

Drills: Fire, Tornado, and Other Emergencies

Emergency Medical Treatment and Information

Emergency School-Closing Information

Safety

SAT, ACT, AND OTHER STANDARDIZED TESTS
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SAT, ACT, and other standardized tests

SCHOOL FACILITIES
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Conduct Before and After School

Library

Use by Students Before and After School

Use of Hallways During Class Time

CO (LEGAL) Cafeteria Services

FNAB (LOCAL) Meetings of Non-curriculum-Related Groups

SEARCHES
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Seaches

Students’ Desks and Lockers

Trained Dogs

Vehicles on Campus

CQ, FNF (LEGAL) Electronic Devices

FNF (LOCAL) Drug-Testing

FNF (LOCAL) Metal Detectors

SPECIAL PROGRAMS
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Special Programs

STANDARDIZED TESTING
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SAT/ACT (Scholastic Aptitude Test and American College Test)

STAAR (State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness)

TAKS (Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills)

THEA (Texas Higher Education Assessment)

STEROIDS
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Steroids

STUDENT SPEAKERS
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FNA (LOCAL) Student Speakers

TAKS (TEXAS ASSESSMENT OF KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS)
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TAKS (Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills)

TARDINESS
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Tardiness