The Langston Hughes School Constitution
We the members of the Langston Hughes School P.S. 233 community (students, parents, staff, and administrators) do hereby recognize our right to a safe, nurturing, and productive learning environment. Therefore, we agree to honor the following articles:
Article 1 Adhere to all school rules and regulations by respecting each adult as a person responsible for keeping me safe from harm and accepting the consequences for my actions.
Article 2 Value each other’s space and feelings by settling disagreements peacefully and respectfully.
Article 3 Respect our right to learn by keeping the hallways quiet and clean.
Article 4 Demonstrate responsibility by coming to school every day on time, in uniform, and prepared to learn.
Article 5 Accept accountability for my own learning by completing all class work and homework to the best of my abilities in a timely fashion.
Article 6 Share my ideas and be willing to listen to and discuss the ideas shared by others.
Article 7 Keep our school clean by picking up trash, using the lunchroom and bathrooms responsibly, and eating lunch at the designated times. I understand that any soda, gum, and/or candy brought into the school will be confiscated.