2013-14 UPPER SCHOOL SAN JOSE CAMPUS
STUDENT-PARENT HANDBOOK

Table of Contents

ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Values Statement
Honor Code
Non-Discrimination Policy
The Values Statement and Expectations Regarding Mutual Respect
and Appropriate Conduct
The Bolles Honor System
Parents and Independent Schools
Parents and the Board of Trustees
Parents and the Faculty and Administration
The Bolles School Parent and School Partnership Agreement

ACADEMIC GUIDELINES AND PROCEDURES
Academic Banquet
Academic Honors
Academic Load
Awards
Examinations
Grades
Homework
Participation
Schedule Course Changes
Tutoring
Zero Hour

SCHOOL GUIDELINES AND PROCEDURES
Attendance Policies
General
Class Attendance
Tardies
Early Dismissal
Extended Absences
Athletics
Child Abuse Reporting
Computer and Systems Usage Policy
Communications
Emergencies
Food, Drink, and Gum
Harassment/Bullying
Hazing
Inspection Policy
Messages and Telephone Use
Penalties, Suspensions, Expulsions
Public Display of Affection
School Property and Facilities
Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Controlled Substances
Transportation
Car Parking
Upper School Dress Code

SOCIAL GUIDELINES
Parent-Hosted Parties for Adolescents
School-Sponsored Events

STUDENT SERVICES
The Campus Store
Finance Center
Guidance and Counseling
Guidance
Advisor Program
College Selection Process
Student Counseling
Student Well-Being and Psychological Assessments
Library
Lockers
Lost and Found
Student Health Center
Textbook Purchases

ORGANIZATIONS AND ACTIVITIES

Student
Convocation
Music
Clubs
Drama
Art
The Bolles Parent Association

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND POLICIES
Whom To See About
Official Honor Code
Middle School Academic Bell Schedule
Payment of Tuition and Fees
Student Records and Information
Bolles Alma Mater and Fight Song

Upper School

(Grades 9-12)
San Jose Campus
7400 San Jose Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32217
(904) 733-9292

Middle School

(Grades 6-8)
Bartram Campus
2264 Bartram Road
Jacksonville, FL 32207
(904) 724-8850

Lower School

(Grades PreK-5)
Ponte Vedra Beach Campus
200 ATP Tour Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
(904) 285-4658

Lower School

(Grades PreK-5)
Whitehurst Campus
7400 San Jose Boulevard Jacksonville, FL 32217
(904) 733-9292