Escondido Union ESD | BP 5131.9 Students
The Board of Education believes that academic honesty and personal integrity are fundamental components of a student's education and character development. The board expects that students will not cheat, lie, plagiarize, or commit other acts of academic dishonesty.
(cf. 5131 - Conduct)
Students, parents/guardians, staff, and administrators shall be responsible for creating and maintaining a positive school climate that encourages honesty. Students found to have committed an act of academic dishonesty shall be subject to district and school-site discipline rules.
(cf. 5144 - Discipline)
The superintendent or designee may establish a committee comprised of students, parents/guardians, staff, administrators, and members of the public to develop standards of academic honesty, measures of preventing dishonesty, and specific consequences for acts of dishonesty. Any recommendations for discipline shall be incorporated into the school's site-level discipline rules.
(cf. 1220 - Citizen Advisory Committee)
Policy ESCONDIDO UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: October 23, 2003 Escondido, California