1530 - SMOKING ON SCHOOL PREMISES
1000 - COMMUNITY RELATIONS
1530 SMOKING ON SCHOOL PREMISES
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2015
Revisions History: 03/31/2015, 11/17/1995
Related Policies & Documents: 1520, 5300.30, 9330
Due to the health hazards associated with smoking, and in accordance with federal and state law, the Board of Education prohibits smoking, including electronic smoking devices, and the use of tobacco or tobacco products in all school buildings, on school property, or at school-sponsored activities on or off campus.
The District's smoking policy shall be prominently posted in each building. The Board designates the Superintendent of Schools or his/her designee as agent responsible for informing individuals that they are in violation of Article 13 of the Public Health Law and/or federal Pro-Children Act of 1994.