This policy requires that from Term 1 2020, students who choose to bring mobile phones to school must have them switched off and securely stored during school hours, including recess and lunchtime.
The Department have provided all schools with a template to use that reflects the requirements in the Minister's policy. The staff have had an opportunity to review the policy for feedback to ensure that it is implemented consistently, and the draft policy was presented to the school council on Wednesday 4th December.
The teachers will be talking to the students about this policy to ensure there is a consistent understanding. If would be great if parents could also read through the policy with their child.Mobile Phone Policy