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Tobacco-Free Schools/Use by Employees Prohibited

The Sioux Falls School District is dedicated to providing a healthy, comfortable, and productive environment for staff, students, and citizens. The Board is concerned about the health of its employees and also recognizes the importance of adult role modeling for students during formative years.

The use of tobacco and/or carrying any lighted tobacco product by District employees is prohibited on District property. This includes all enclosed indoor areas under the control of the District including work areas, employee lounges and restrooms, conference and class rooms, employee cafeterias and hallways as well as District grounds, parking areas, sidewalks surrounding buildings, and District-owned vehicles.

Any employee who violates this policy will be subject to disciplinary action.

 

Legal Reference:

SDCL
22-36-2 Smoking in public place or place of employment prohibited
34-46-14 Smoking in public or place of employment prohibited

Related Policies/Regulations:

JICG/JICG-R – Tobacco-Free Schools/Use by Students Prohibited
KF/KF-R – Community/Staff Use of District Facilities/Properties/Equipment

 

Policy   Board Action (formerly 4133)
Adopted: 08-14-89 24914D  
Amended: 09-27-93 27432.3f  
Amended: 03-27-00 29539  
Reviewed: 02-27-06 34355  
Amended: 01-10-11 35929  
Reviewed: 04-13-15 37178