Student Showing of Affection

Policy Approve By
Dr. Dean O. Stenehjem, Superintedent
Policy Date (original policy date)
Reviewed (date last reviewed but not changed)
Policy Prepared By
Craig Meador, Renee Corso
Policy Category

It is our goal to promote behavior that is socially appropriate across a wide range of settings and situations.  We believe that healthy relationships are a natural part of a student’s social and emotional development.

Permitted behavior:

  1. Hand Holding
  2. Arm around waist while walking
  3. Peck on cheek or lips
  4. Quick hugs

Behavior not Permitted:

  1. Couples leaning on each other or against wall
  2. Long sprees of intermittent kissing
  3. Passionate embraces
  4. Sexual contact