St. Margaret Mary Catholic School
Inspiring Minds, Building Character and Living Faith

An Advantage for Life

Student Code of Conduct

To maintain a Christian academic atmosphere as a student of Saint Margaret Mary School, I will:

  • Respect my teachers, volunteers, school personnel, and fellow students.
  • Obey the rules of my school, home, and community.
  • Strive to be honest with others and myself.
  • Avoid the use of obscene language and gestures.
  • Develop good study habits and work to the best of my ability.
  • Maintain good sportsmanship.
  • Take proper care of personal, school, and classmates’ property.
  • Observe the dress code.
  • Refrain from bringing cell phones or other electronic equipment to school.
  • Refrain from fighting.
  • Refrain from cheating.
  • Refrain from smoking, using alcohol, drugs, and narcotics.
  • Refrain from leaving school without permission.
  • Treat others as Jesus would treat me.
  • Maintain orderly and quiet behavior in the hallways.
  • Not carry or use a weapon, which could cause bodily harm.

Regarding classroom behavior,  I will:

  • Be on time.
  • Upon entering the classroom, go directly and quietly to my seat and prepare for the school day.
  • Perform assignments completely and on time.
  • Comply with the teachers’ directives.
  • Use my time wisely for my own growth and that of others.
  • Obtain the owner’s permission before borrowing anything.
  • Be courteous at all times.
  • Share the responsibility for keeping my classroom clean.
  • Cooperate with my teachers in making the learning experience a creative and pleasant one.
  • Be prepared with necessary covered books and materials for class.