(marijuana grouped with other illegal drugs in policy)
Sanction(s) for alcohol policy violations:
Sanctions are given on a case-by-case basis, but are determined by number of offenses. Typical sanctions: First offense: written warning, online screening at student's expense and/or a requirement to read a booklet and write a reflection paper and/or other appropriate educational intervention. Second offense: deferred probation or probation, parental notification, CHOICES alcohol/drug class at student's expense, other appropriate educational sanction(s). Third offense: Alcohol and other drug screening/assessment, parental notification, status sanction of probation. Fourth/subsequent offenses: Referral to substance abuse/intervention services in conjunction with status sanctions including extended probation, suspension, or dismissal.
Sanction(s) for other drug policy violations:
See alcohol sanctions.
Typical sanction for first time possession of small amount of marijuana:
Written warning, online screening at student's expense and/or a requirement to read a booklet and write a reflection paper and/or other appropriate educational intervention.