Each district employee will report to the principal or other person in authority incidents of† vandalism/ malicious mischief and the name of the person or persons responsible, if known.
Principals will submit a report of any vandalism/malicious mischief or damage to their buildings, to the superintendent.† The superintendent will report to the Board regarding major vandalism/malicious mischief or damage to school property.
district may offer a reward to an individual(s) who provides information that
results in the apprehension of a person(s) guilty of vandalism/malicious
mischief or other criminal acts against the district.† The amount of reward shall be determined by the superintendent on
a case by case basis within any guidelines set by the Board.
superintendent is authorized to sign a criminal complaint and to press charges
against those committing acts of vandalism/malicious mischief against school
property.† Because incidents of willful
or malicious abuse, destruction, defacing and theft of school district property
are clearly contrary to the best interests of the district and injurious to the
rights and welfare of the entire community, it is the policy of the Board to
seek all legal remedies against persons found to have committed such acts.† Full restitution for the damage will be
sought from such persons, or, in the case of minors, from their parents.
Grade reports, diplomas and records may be withheld for failure to
make restitution for assessed damages.† Records
requested by another school district to determine a studentís appropriate
placement may not be withheld.
Students who willfully destroy school property through vandalism/malicious mischief or arson, who commit larceny or who create a hazard to the safety of other people on school property will be suspended in accordance with state law and the Boardís policy on student suspensions and referred to law enforcement authorities.
†††††††††† ORS† 30.765
†††††††††† ORS 164.345
†††††††††† ORS 164.365
†††††††††† ORS 332.107
†††††††††† ORS 339.260
†††††††††† ORS 339.270
†††††††††† ORS 419C.680