Cell Phone and Electronic Device Policy

The use of cell phones, computing devices and portable music and entertainment systems at school is subject to the restrictions below.

  • Cell phones and portable music and entertainment systems may not be turned on or used during the school day.
  • Computing devices may not be turned on or used during the administration of any school quiz, test or examination, except where such use has been explicitly authorized by the school or is contained in an Individualized Education Program or Section 504 Accommodation Plan.
  • Use of cell phones, computing devices, portable music and entertainment systems and other electronic devices during the administration of state standardized examinations is governed by State Education Department Rules.
  • Cell phones, computing devices and portable music and entertainment systems may not be turned on or used during school fire drills or other emergency preparedness exercises.
  • Cell phones, computing devices, and portable music and entertainment systems may not be used in locker rooms or bathrooms.

Note: 

These items must remain off and in the student’s book bag at all times during the school day.

Students assume all responsibility for all cell phones and other electronic devices that they bring to school.