• 905.2


    Code No.  905.2

     TOBACCO/NICOTINE-FREE ENVIRONMENT

    School district facilities and grounds, including school vehicles, are off limits for all tobacco or nicotine use, including the use of look-a-likes where the original would include tobacco or nicotine.  This requirement extends to employees, students and visitors.  This policy applies at all times, including school-sponsored and nonschool-sponsored events.  Persons failing to abide by this request are required to extinguish their smoking material, dispose of the tobacco, nicotine or other product or leave the school district premises immediately.  It is the responsibility of the administration and renters of district facilities to enforce this policy.

    Legal Reference:                    Goals 2000:  Educate America Act, Pub. L. No. 103-227, 108 Stat. 125 (1994).

                                                  House File 2212, Iowa General Assembly (2008)

                                                  Iowa Code §§ 142B; 279.8, .9; 297 (2009).

    Cross Reference:                   903.4  Public Conduct on School Premises

                                                  905.1  Community Use of School District Buildings & Sites & Equipment

    Approved:  09/18/2008

    Reviewed:  08/21/2008, 08/25/2011, 07/21/2016

    Revised:     12/30/2008, 01/23/2014