KKA: Building and Grounds Security

Classification: 
K: School-Community Relations
Code: 
KKA; also ECA

School grounds are closed from 10:00pm to 6:00am. 

Authorized Personnel and Visitors 

Persons authorized to be on school premises include: 

  • district employees, Board of School Trustees (the “Board”) members, and persons on Board business; 
  • students regularly enrolled at the school (i.e. students who are not currently under suspension or expulsion from the school or school district); 
  • students and staff from other schools who are participating in school sponsored or sanctioned activities; 
  • students, parents/guardians, and members of the public who are observing or participating in school-sponsored or sanctioned activities or events that are open to the public (including after-hours community use of facilities and grounds); 
  • law enforcement officers in exercise of their duties; 
  • all persons with legitimate business at the school who proceed directly to the school's main office and secure permission from the principal or designate to remain on the premises. 

Intruders and Trespassers 

All persons present on school premises, other than those included in the previous categories, are considered to be trespassers and, as such, may be subject to prosecution. 

Each school shall post, at each main entryway to the school, a notice summarizing this procedure and warning of possible criminal prosecution for the violation thereof.

DMT Responsibility: D-FSS

Cross References: 
KK
Adopted Date: 
Monday October 17, 1988
Revision Date: 
Aug 1990
Sep 1994
Jan 1999
Jun 2012