Code of Conduct for Pupils

CALVARY HILLCREST SCHOOLS

(“You Can Count On Us”)

 

CODE OF DISCIPLINE FOR PUPILS

This Code of Discipline has been drawn up for the guidance of children of Calvary Hillcrest Schools, Cape Coast.

The rules and regulations in this Code should not be regarded merely as a catalogue of offences and penalties or negatively on constituting restraint on the pupils’ freedom.

The purpose of this Code is to provide a guide on disciplinary matters. It is expected that the sanctions exercise self control and self discipline in their day to day activities in the school.

 

OFFENCE

RECOMMENDED SANCTION(S)

1.

Lateness up to 8.30am

Work on the field of the school or canning

Sweeping classroom after school

2.

Absenteeism, truancy/ leaving school under false pretence

Tidying or cleaning of area littered.

Sweeping classroom after school

3.

Littering on school compound

Tidying or cleaning of area littered

Sweeping classroom after school

4.

Plucking of flowers

Strong warning

If persistent, report is made to parents

5.

Tale bearing / telling lies

Strong warning

Caning

Rendering of apology

6.

Fighting

Strong warning

Caning

Ground work

Suspension

7.

Bullying

Strong warning

Caning

Ground work

Suspension

8.

Quarrelling / Teasing

Strong warning

Caning

Ground work

Suspension

 

9.

Stealing

Strong warning after counseling

Replacement of stolen item

Withdrawal

10.

Flouting Authority

Caning

Suspension

11.

Assault on colleague

Warning

Caning

Suspension

12.

Sexual misconduct

Counseling

Suspension

Withdrawal

13.

Failure to do home work

Detention during pupils leisure time to do the work

Caning

14.

Damage/ Misus /Loss of school property

Warning

Replacement of lost item(s)

15.

Noise making /Disturbance

Cleaning/ Scrubbing

16.

Improper Dressing

Warning

Detention during pupils leisure time

17.

Insubordination to Staff

Counseling

Caning

Suspension

18.

Hair do with attachment

Child will be sent to the General Office

19.

Unprescribed material/ wrong styled school uniform

Child will be sent to the General Office

Child will not be allowed into the classroom

20.

Non-payment of School fees

Children will be sent home

21.

Extortion

Strong warning

 Replacement of item/ money

Suspension

Signing of undertaken to be of good behaviour (Child and Parent)

22.

Any other offences not mentioned here

Shall be decided upon its merit

23.

The use of Profane words

Warning

Caning

suspension

 

Upcoming Events

Date:
13 February 2017 - 8:00am to 13 April 2017 - 8:00am
Venue:
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Audience:
Parents, Guardians, l Pupils
Date:
17 February 2017 -
1:45am to 2:45am
Venue:
Calvary Hillcrest Schools
Audience:
Parents and Guardians
Date:
10 March 2017 -
8:00am to 2:45pm
Venue:
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Audience:
Parents and Guardians
Date:
15 March 2017 -
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Audience:
Parents and Guardians
Date:
3 April 2017 - 8:00am to 7 April 2017 - 8:00am
Venue:
Schools' Premises
Audience:
Pupils, Teachers, Parents
Date:
3 July 2017 -
12:30am to 12:30pm
Venue:
Resource Centre, Calvary Hillcrest Schools
Audience:
Staff

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