Admiral Arthur W. Radford High School

Discipline, Respect, Responsibility Quarter 2 Exams begin Friday, December 15.
School Rules and Procedures » Contraband & Dress

Contraband & Dress

Contraband Items and Dress

In our efforts to insure a safe learning environment for our students, faculty and staff, please take note of the following concerns: These articles include, but are not limited to:

Guns: Actual or replicas of any type, including water guns

Weapons: of any type: guns, knives, clubs, throwing stars, nun chucks, chains (may be no longer than 18", links no bigger than 1/4")

Hazards & other concerns: lighters, tobacco, matches, fireworks, spiked jewelry, dice, animals, gambling devices, pornographic material, any type of cards

Communication Devices: cellular telephones & accessories

Electronic Devices: Radio, tape recorders, compact disc players, iPods, MP3 players, game systems and the like

Clothing: Headbands, personalized caps, sweat bands, undershirts (as outside clothes), hair bands, beanies, wave caps, doo rags, bandanas, identified gang colored clothing, skull caps, jewelry, hats, etc. with designs that promote drugs, alcohol, tobacco, sex or gangs. Comb picks are not to be worn in hair.

These rules are in effect from the time the students arrive at school in the morning. Electronic and communication devices will be allowed after school is over.

During school, all contraband items will be confiscated and turned in to the respective grade level Vice Principal. All items will be returned to parents/adults with warning. Repeat violations will result in suspension for insubordination. Contraband will not be returned until the end of the year.