I will have respect for all adults at Rutland, and I will obey instantly and without comment or question any adult at Rutland who makes a request of me or gives me directions.
I will respect the rights of other students to learn, and I will move through the halls, in line, and without making noise from class to class and throughout the school day.
I will comply with Rutland’s strictly enforced ZERO TOLERANCE OF VIOLENCE POLICY, and I will resolve all conflicts in a peaceful manner.
I will respect my fellow classmates, and I will not touch another person’s body or make any comment about another person’s body or about sex or sexual acts. I understand that such acts are not appropriate and are considered sexual harassment.
I will have concern for my peers, and I will report to teachers, administrators, or others in authority any information or suspicions I have about potential threats to other students or to the safe and orderly operation of the school.
I will respect myself and my parents, and I will not use language that is rude, crude, vulgar, profane, or offensive while speaking to other students or to adults.
I will respect the rights of teachers to teach, and I understand that disrupting a teacher’s efforts to teach is a serious matter. I will abide by Rutland’s Zero Tolerance of Disruptive Conduct Policy.
I will respect the property of others, and I will respect the school facility. I will not touch or take things that do not belong to me, and I will refrain from any and all forms of vandalism.
I will take responsibility for my education, and I will uphold the highest standards of academic honesty and will complete all work without plagiarism or cheating.
The Bibb County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, or sex in its employment practices, student programs and dealings with the public. It is the policy of the Board of Education to comply fully with the requirements of Title IX, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act and all accompanying regulations.