Policy Concerning the Use of Tobacco Products


Students shall not use or possess tobacco products in any form on school premises or on school buses. To “use” shall mean any holding of a cigarette, cigar, pipe or any other paraphernalia used for smoking, chewing, or dipping of any tobacco products. “School hours” shall mean the time between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. “School bus hours” shall begin with the first pickup in the morning and end with the last drop in the afternoon.


Principals or law enforcement officers who find underage students in unlawful possession of tobacco products are required to issue a juvenile court citation.


The student shall also receive an office referral for violation of this policy.



Alcohol Policy


A student shall not possess, distribute or be under the influence of alcoholic beverages in school buildings, on school grounds, in school vehicles or buses, or at any school-sponsored activity at any time, whether on or off school grounds.


                1st offense – Assignment to the Grainger County Alternative School for a 45-90

                                        day placement