Tobacco, Alcohol, Drug Advertising Banned.
The Urbandale Community School District has adopted curriculum to
educate students about the dangers of tobacco, alcohol and drugs and
has adopted disciplinary standards banning the possession, use and
distribution of tobacco, alcohol and drugs. The District has also
implemented a student assistance program to provide positive
interventions for students who may be affected by abuse of tobacco,
alcohol or drugs.
furtherance of these programs and standards, the District prohibits
students from wearing any article of clothing or jewelry or carrying
any personal belonging which contains words, insignia, logos,
caricatures, or other symbols which advertise any product or service
not permitted to minors by law. This shall apply both to students who
are minors and to students no longer minors. Such prohibited material
includes, but is not limited to, buttons, badges, shirts, notebooks,
book bags, and gym bags. This policy specifically prohibits any
advertisement of alcohol, beer, tobacco products, or drugs.
In order to preserve the good order of the school environment, students
shall not wear clothing or jewelry or carry any personal belongings
which contain words, insignia, logos, caricatures or other symbols
which are indicative of gang membership or gang activities.
Students shall not wear clothing or jewelry or carry any personal
belongings which materially and substantially interferes with the good
order or health of the school environment. This includes but is not
limited to items which contain lewd or profane depictions or words.
Date of Adoption: February 28, 1994
Legal References: 279.8, 279.58, 280.14, 280.22 Code of Iowa; 281 I.A.C. 12.3(6)
URBANDALE COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS