SHUTESBURY SCHOOL COMMITTEE SUSPENSION POLICY
Prior to suspension of one to nine days, any child shall have an informal hearing with the Principal at which time he will be told what he is accused of, the reasons for the accusation, and will be given an opportunity to explain his version of what happened. Responsibility for decisions about suspension rests with the Principal and the Superintendent. Parents will be notified prior to consideration of suspension and immediately thereafter. No child may be suspended for ten or more days.
(Retyped 9/9/87) (ws7 A: sh5114.87)/vlv (Original typed/gm)