Von PRIDE Expectations \ Policies
|In order to create a culture of learning, appreciation and understanding; in an academic learning community in which all people feel safe, sustained, engaged, challenged and appreciated; all panthers will hold themselves to the PRIDE values and treat each other with respect, integrity and compassion. As well as, follow the Von Student Expectations and CPS Student Code of Code (SCC).
ENTRY - PROHIBITED ITEMS
All Students must Enter through the Courtyard entrances in the morning from 7am - 8am. All anyone entering the school building, Student or Adult, is subject to Search.
Anyone found entering or letting in someone through an unauthorized door is jeopardizing the safety of the building and will be searched, as well as, is in violation of the Student Code of Conduct.
Vapes (both tobacco or Cannabis), Drugs, Alcohol are not allowed on school property and a violation of the student code of conduct. This also includes medication of any kind. All medication must be checked in with a doctor's note to the Nurse.
Weapons of any kind are Prohibited on campus and will be confiscated and not returned and is a violation of the student code of conduct. If a student carries Mace for protection on the CTA it must be checked in with Security every morning and picked up at the end of the day.
Tagging Markers of any kind are Prohibited and will be confiscated and not returned.
**All Violations will have escalating consequences per the SCC and parents will be notified
BE yourself, Be Respectful, Be School Appropriate
|Clothing which promotes hate speech and/or images that contribute to the creation of a hostile, offensive, or intimidating environment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, or sexual orientation is prohibited
Clothing that depicts or refers to alcohol, drugs, tobacco, gangs/cults, or obscenities is prohibited.
“Drugs” includes but is not limited to tobacco, alcohol, controlled substances, and cannabis.
In addition, Clothing may not advocate or promote acts of or depict violence, weapons, self-destruction, or sexual behavior
|Clothing must provide full coverage of the buttock, chest and midriff area when standing and/or sitting, as well as, sunglasses are not permitted to be worn inside the school building (unless for documented medical reasons).
Last but not least, for the safety of the Von Community, ANY person: Student, Staff or Visitor, MUST wear their Von ID VISIBLY around their NECK AT ALL TIME. They may NOT deface their ID or cover up their photo.
In addition, ALL persons, Students, Staff or Visitors, MUST swipe in upon entry to the building. If you forgot your ID, you must get a Temporary ID at One North or in 110.
NOTE: The cost for a Temp is $1, after 4 temps, you must get a new ID for $5 in The Student Center in 110, as we assume you lost your ID.