Presidency School

Code of Conduct

A FEW GUIDELINES TO BE OBSERVED

  • It should be the earnest responsibility of parents to ensure that their children attend school punctually, are regular and disciplined in their academic work and progress.
  • It should be the responsibility of the parent to check the handbook daily and note the teacher’s remarks or any other detail. Please acknowledge the same promptly by placing your signature against the remark.
  • If parents observe that their child has not been assigned homework for sometime, or is not able to follow the lessons, the Principal should be contacted.
  • Private Tuitions are discouraged. Class teachers and subject teachers will not be allowed to tutor students on a private arrangement.
  • Students are to be within the school campus by 8.30 am. Late comers will be sent home. Late comers are to get their late-coming record signed by the teacher in-charge and attested by the parents.
  • Parents/guardian will not be allowed to feed children during the lunch break. Parents are not to bring/ send tiffin or books to their wards in-between the school hours. Lunch/ snacks should be carried by the children.
  • Students are to report to school in freshly laundered uniforms, with clean socks and shoes. Girls should come with neatly plaited hair and should use only black rubber bands/hair bands.
  • Students found tampering with school records and marks allotted in tests or examinations are liable to face strict disciplinary action.
  • Students are to handle school property carefully and any damage done will be made good by the one who causes it.
  • Bullying or use of foul language will invite disciplinary action and will be dealt with severely.
  • Bursting of crackers or playing with colours or any untoward behaviour will lead to expulsion of a student from the school.
  • Parents are to address any grievances or concerns regarding their wards’ progress or performance to the Principal for remedial action.
  • No child will be permitted to go home in between school hours. In case of an emergency, the Principal is to be contacted by the parent or local guardian, as is applicable.
  • Do ensure that your ward does not carry mobile phones, digital music players, electronic gadgets, cash or any valuables to school. Strict action will be taken in case children are found with
  • such electronic gadgets and these gadgets will not be returned. The school is not responsible for any loss of personal property of any student.
  • The school, reserves the right to suspend or take strict action against a student whose performance in studies is constantly a concern, or whose conduct is harmful to other students.
  • Students who have been sick should bring a medical certificate on joining school. A fitness certificate is to be provided if the child has been suffering from contagious or infectious ailment. Please do not send a sick child to school.

LEAVE RULES

  • Punctuality and regular attendance is insisted upon
  • It is compulsory for students to complete 85% attendance every semester to make them eligible for the semester exams
  • Repeated absence without leave or unexplained absence for more than two weeks at a stretch without prior permission from the Principal will be viewed as tantamount to the student having left the school
  • A note of excuse signed by the parent or guardian and a medical certificate in case of illness should be furnished
  • Children are expected to attend school on the last working day and on reopening day after every vacation. Those absent because of sickness, must present medical certificate before joining the class
  • Parents are requested to fix their program for leaving town or going on a holiday in such a way as to coincide with the holidays of the school. Children will not be allowed to leave school early in order to catch a train/ bus/ flight or go on a journey or attend a function
  • Leave will not be granted on the days of tests/ examinations. No retest will be conducted.