BX ELEMENTARY CODE OF CONDUCT
The purpose of the BX Code of Conduct is to promote the values expressed in the BC Human Rights Code respecting the rights of all individuals in accordance with the law, prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, ancestry, place of origin, political belief, religion, marital status, family status, age, physical or mental disability, sex, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation, and unrelated criminal or summary convictions.
The Rights and Responsibilities of everyone, whether child or adult, at BX are:
Everyone has a right to learn in our school.
Everyone has a right to hear and be heard in our school.
Everyone has a right to be respected in our school.
Everyone has a right to feel safe, and be safe, in our school.
We have a right to privacy and to our own personal space in our school.
We have a responsibility to listen to directions, work as instructed and follow class procedures when we have a question, concern or need to leave the room.
We have a responsibility not to talk, shout or make noise in our school when others are speaking.
We have a responsibility to be respectful to everyone, and not to tease or bug other people, or to hurt their feelings by using inappropriate language or tone
We have a responsibility not to threaten, kick, punch or physically or emotionally harm anyone else .
We have a responsibility to respect the personal property of others, and to accept their right to privacy.