JL Student Gifts


Teachers and/or staff members shall not give presents, gifts or articles of value to students in school.

For those who wish to express their appreciation and affection for their students, the following examples are acceptable:

1. Personal notes
2. Telephone calls to the home
3. Non-material recognition of birthdays, such as bulletin board notices, singing of songs, etc., Birthday parties are not acceptable forms of recognition.

Special holidays may be recognized and celebrated by classes, as part of the accepted curriculum, through their participation in appropriate exercises utilizing special decorations and student creations from materials purchased by the school.

The exchange of gifts and other materials between students is to be discouraged.

Revised: May 12, 1975
Revised: September 2002
Revised: October 16, 2002