Student Rights & Responsibilities

Students shall be treated with dignity, respect, and fairness by other students and staff. Students shall be provided with a learning environment that is free from any type of abuse such as: physical, emotional, and social abuse.

Students and parents shall be informed of the board’s and school’s expectations for student behaviour within the school, the school grounds, and during school activities.

In the event of student misbehaviour, students and parents shall have the right to offer an explanation, and to be informed about consequences of misbehaviour.

Students shall exercise their responsibilities to:

  • Use their abilities and talents to gain maximum learning benefits from their school experiences, and participate in their learning
  • Contribute to a climate of mutual trust and respect conducive to effective learning, personal development, and school community
  • Report threat or risk related behaviours to school staff
  • Attend school regularly and punctually; and dress appropriately

Students shall be responsible and accountable for their behaviour and conduct:

  • While involved in school-sponsored or related activities
  • While on school property
  • During any recess or lunch periods on or off school property
  • While traveling to and from school
  • In vehicles used for the transportation of students to and from school and school activities
  • While engaging in electronic communication both on and off school property
  • Beyond the hours of school operation if the behaviour or conduct detrimentally affects the welfare of individual students or the governance, climate, or efficiency of the school(s).

Behaviour

Student Rights & Responsibilities

Students shall be treated with dignity, respect, and fairness by other students and staff. Students shall be provided with a learning environment that is free from any type of abuse such as: physical, emotional, and social abuse.

Students and parents shall be informed of the board’s and school’s expectations for student behaviour within the school, the school grounds, and during school activities.

In the event of student misbehaviour, students and parents shall have the right to offer an explanation, and to be informed about consequences of misbehaviour.

Students shall exercise their responsibilities to:

  • Use their abilities and talents to gain maximum learning benefits from their school experiences, and participate in their learning
  • Contribute to a climate of mutual trust and respect conducive to effective learning, personal development, and school community
  • Report threat or risk related behaviours to school staff
  • Attend school regularly and punctually; and dress appropriately

Students shall be responsible and accountable for their behaviour and conduct:

  • While involved in school-sponsored or related activities
  • While on school property
  • During any recess or lunch periods on or off school property
  • While traveling to and from school
  • In vehicles used for the transportation of students to and from school and school activities
  • While engaging in electronic communication both on and off school property
  • Beyond the hours of school operation if the behaviour or conduct detrimentally affects the welfare of individual students or the governance, climate, or efficiency of the school(s).
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There are no classes for students on Friday Oct 11 because it is a system-wide non-instructional day. All schools and offices are closed on Monday Oct 14 for Thanksgiving. Have a fun and safe long weekend! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/bDHlmyqQn6

RT @UsihChristopher: Principals create conditions for student success and well-being. Supported by Education Directors, in our School Support Model, #WeAreCBE principals play a critical role in school improvement by working closely with staff, Ss, parents and community. #leaders

Students & staff at Captain Nichola Goddard School are doing the Green Commuting Challenge School. By changing their commuting habits they have not only reduced traffic but have become more active citizens and reduced their carbon footprint https://t.co/RgwQXOSFHr #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ynlovLjOQP

Due to the weather conditions, some sr. high athletics events may be cancelled this evening. All other activities, jr. high athletics and regularly scheduled events will run as normal, unless you are notified by your school. CBE buildings will remain open as scheduled. #yycbe

Join us for the Board of Trustees public meeting today at noon at the Ed Centre or stream the meeting online. https://t.co/ISGJKlRlO8 #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/JGFpCGlbD6