Cheating is 1) unfair, 2) breaks trust between students and staff, 3) violates school rules, 4) dishonest, 5) and is generally described as plagiarism (copying the work of others and submitting it as your own) or securing answers in a dishonest way. Consequences may include but are not limited to:
- Teachers shall counsel the student(s); parents will be contacted by the referring teacher.
- Automatic failing grade on the assignment/test and a drop in citizenship grade.
- Teachers may refer students to administration for documentation and appropriate intervention.
- Detention, suspension, or other appropriate action as assigned by administration.