Policy - JIHA
EFFECTIVE DATE: 12/3/97
CANCELS SHEET DATED: NEW
REVIEWED BY POLICY COMMITTEE: 1/13/05
STUDENT INTERROGATIONS, SEARCHES, AND ARRESTS
LOCKER AND DESK SPACES: SEARCHES
Lockers and desks used by students for the storage of their personal items are school property and shall remain at all times under the control, custody, authority, and supervision of the school authorities. The school has absolute discretion whether or not to make lockers available to students for storage of students’ personal items.
School authorities may - at any time and without prior notice to students - open, inspect, and search desks and lockers and their contents.
Students may not use any lock other than the lock supplied by the school. The use of any lock other than that supplied by the school may result in the forcible removal and destruction of the lock. The school shall not be liable for any damage to a non-school lock applied to a school locker or desk.