Rules and Policies

GENERAL RULES

  • No skateboards or roller blades on campus.
  • Bikes and non-motorized scooters must be walked on the school grounds at all times.  After school, students should walk bikes on the sidewalk.  All students under the age of 14 must wear a helmet.  IT'S THE LAW.
  • When an incident occurs, tell the adult supervisor on duty first.
  • Students will be responsible for upholding PBIS Matrix and the student handbook.
  • No equipment is to be brought from home.  This includes: toys, radios, dangerous objects, gum, candy, soda, or Pokemon cards,
  • Once at school, students may not leave campus during the day without parental permission.

Please refer to the Parent/Student Handbook for a more detailed description of Oakwood's expectations for pupil behavior and discipline.

SCHOOL DRESS CODE

When not wearing an Oakwood Husky T-shirt, or a coveted Top Dog T-shirt, students should follow the Oakwood School Dress Code is as stated below:

  1. No clothing that depicts or promotes violence, profanity, sex, gangs, drugs, smoking or alcohol.
  2. No clothing that is excessively revealing: 
    • Shoulders, stomach, and underwear must be covered
    • Shorts must be fingertip length
    • No sagging pants/shorts
    • No tank tops
  3. Only Oakwood Hats or Beanies or Navy blue and white hats are allowed at school.  Hats and beanies may be purchased in the office.
  4. No sagging pants are to be worn below the waistline, and/or low enough to reveal undergarments.  Straps on overalls must be fastened.
  5. Only closed toe shoes and closed heel shoes are allowed due to safety reasons and P.E.
  6. No clothing that advocates racial, ethnic or religious prejudice.
  7. No make-up.
  8. Piercings and heavy jewelry are a safety concern and are not allowed.
  9. Any other clothing which the administrators determine to be inappropriate or distracting.

TOBACCO FREE POLICY

Smoking presents a health hazard that can have serious consequences both for the smoker and the nonsmoker. Students shall not be allowed to smoke, chew ,or possess tobacco or nicotine products on school property or while attending school sponsored activities, or while under the supervision and control of district employees. Students who violate this policy shall be subject to disciplinary procedures that may result in suspension from school. (Education Code 48900) The District shall provide instruction regarding the effects of smoking on the human body and shall take steps to discourage students from making it a practice to smoke. (Education Code 48901, 51502)Smoking means inhaling, exhaling, burning, or carrying of any lighted or heated cigar, cigarette, pipe, tobacco, or plant product intended for inhalation, whether natural or synthetic, in any manner or form, and includes the use of an electronic smoking device that creates aerosol or vapor or of any oral smoking device for the purpose of circumventing the prohibition of smoking. Tobacco products include: (1) A product containing, made, or derived from tobacco or nicotine that is intended for human consumption whether smoked, heated, chewed, absorbed, dissolved, inhaled, snorted, sniffed, or ingested by any other means, including, but not limited to, cigarettes, cigars, little cigars, chewing tobacco, pipe tobacco or snuff. (2)An electronic device that delivers nicotine or other vaporized liquids to the person inhaling from the device, including, but not limited to, an electronic cigarette, cigar, pipe, or hookah. (3) Any component, part, or accessory of a tobacco product, whether or not sold separately. These prohibitions do not apply to a student’s possession or use of his/her own prescription products. However, student possession or use of prescription products in school shall be subject to the district’s policy and regulation for addressing the administration of medications on campus.