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San Mateo Un HSD |  BP  5112.5  Students

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Closed Campus

In order to keep students in a supervised, safe, and orderly environment, the Board of Trustees establishes a closed campus at all district schools.

Students shall not leave school grounds at any time during the school day without express permission of school authorities. Students who leave school without authorization shall be considered to have an unexcused absence and be subject to disciplinary action.

(cf. 5112.1 - Exemptions from Attendance)

(cf. 5113 - Absences and Excuses)

(cf. 5113.1 - Chronic Absence and Truancy)

(cf. 5113.11 - Attendance Supervision)

(cf. 5113.12 - District School Attendance Review Board)

Student handbooks shall fully explain all rules and disciplinary procedures involved in the maintenance of the closed campus.

(cf. 5144 - Discipline)

Legal Reference:

EDUCATION CODE

35160 Authority of the board

35160.1 Broad authority of school district

44808.5 Permission for students to leave school grounds; notice

48980 Annual notification to parents/guardians

Policy SAN MATEO UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT

adopted: October 11, 2018 San Mateo, California