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Uphold student rights, ensure student success, and treat every student with dignity and respect.

photograph of students in a school computer lab

The Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities strives to guide students to achieve the best possible outcomes while holding them accountable for their choices.

 

Discipline Office

The Discipline Office is responsible for assisting schools with the student disciplinary process via the Student Code of Conduct and the Disciplinary Hearing Process.

Code of Student Conduct

 

Attendance & Truancy

The Office of Attendance and Truancy offers training and supportive services to schools to help improve student attendance, to account for all District students, and to comply with the compulsory school attendance laws.

Administrative Procedures for Attendance & Truancy

 

Student Leadership

The Director of Student Leadership provides supports and opportunities that help students make connections and develop a sense of belonging to their school via mentorship and involvement in Student Government.

School Police Officer Student Complaint

Foster Care – School Stability

The Foster Care Coordinator will be the primary point of contact for Foster Care Services for the Philadelphia Intermediate Unit and will interpret the law and legal responsibilities to ensure educational stability for all students.

Every Student Succeed Act handout

Student Transition Center

The Student Transition Center is a one-stop welcome center responsible for school assignments and transition plans for the returning youth involved in juvenile justice, child welfare, behavioral health placements, drug and alcohol placements and homeless and domestic violence shelters.

Transition Center brochure

September is
Attendance Awareness Month!

This year’s theme is “Engagement = Attendance.”
The school community plays an important role in creating a welcoming and engaging environment that motivates students to come to school every day.

 

Last modified: September 15, 2017