GBEB - Staff Weapons in School

File:  GBEB






            The Buena Vista City School Board is committed to maintaining a safe and secure working and learning environment.  Staff are prohibited from carrying, bringing, using or possessing any weapon, as defined in JFCD, in any school building, on school grounds, in any school vehicle or at any school-sponsored activity without the authorization of the school or the school division.  The Superintendent and School Board will take appropriate personnel action up to and including dismissal of any employee found in violation of this provision.  Such actions of the Superintendent and School Board shall begin immediately on notification of a violation.  All incidents involving illegal carrying of a firearm shall be reported in accordance with state law.


Adopted:        01/27/03




Legal Refs:           Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, sections 18.2-308.1, 22.1-78, and 22.1-279.3:1.


                                8 VAC 20-560-10.


Cross Refs:           CLA         Reporting Acts of Violence and Substance Abuse

                                JFCD      Weapons in School



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