WBHS updates tardy policy

'Sorry I'm late, but I didn't get here on time.'

Aaron Bacall via CartoonStock - www.cartoonstock.com/cartoonview.asp?catref=aban1885

'Sorry I'm late, but I didn't get here on time.'

Deepa Jha and Tim Webster

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






 West Bloomfield High School has changed the  consequences regarding the tardy policy for the 2017-2018 school year. The new policy states that the third unexcused tardy will result in an afterschool detention on either a Tuesday or Thursday. Previously, the consequence of a third unexcused tardy would be to attend a Saturday school, or else a suspension would be issued.

During this time, students must bring enough work to last them the entire time. If they fail to meet this, they’ll be asked to leave. If a student doesn’t show up for their detention, the hours that they have to serve will double. This will happen again if a student fails to show up for a second time. By the third time, a student will receive a disciplinary referral which will result in further consequences.

According to Principal Watson, “we looked at the data and it showed that most students didn’t attend the Saturday school and the reason was they had to work or they didn’t have a ride for Saturday. So we decided there needed to be some type of consequence, and the best time to do it would be a Tuesday or Thursday after school, that way you’re already there. You just simply have to be in the room from 2:30 to 5 p.m, it’ll make it more convenient for you and your family.”

With this new change, Lakers must make sure to not get 3 unexcused tardies, otherwise they’ll definitely regret it.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment

All opinions are welcome, but please be respectful!

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    Author and alumna Alexa Rudolph visits WBHS

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    Varsity Cheer is Jumping for Joy for Ride to Districts

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    WBHS MIFA Places First At Regionals

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    AAA Debuts Black History Month at WBHS

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    WBEF Presents Grants to Teachers

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    All-City Strings Concert Moved to January

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    WBHS Robotics Gears Up for FIRST

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    Check It Out

    WBHS iCenter Renovated to Meet Student’s Needs

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    Check It Out

    Eyes on Detroit: Interact Club of WB sponsor photo contest for local charity

  • WBHS updates tardy policy

    News

    WBHS Drama to perform “Snow White” in upcoming Children’s Show

The Student News Site of West Bloomfield High School
WBHS updates tardy policy