Can the campus staff search my students?

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District officials may conduct searches of students, their belongings, and their vehicles in accordance with state and federal law and district policy. Searches of students shall be conducted in a reasonable and nondiscriminatory manner. Refer to the district's policies at FNF(LEGAL) and FNF(LOCAL) for more information regarding investigations and searches. 

A student's clothing, personal property, or electronic equipment may be searched when there is reasonable cause to believe the search will reveal articals or materials prohibited by the District or other violations of school rules. 

The district has the right to search a vehicle driven to school by a student and parked on school property whenever there is a reasonable suspicion to believe it contains articles or materials prohibited by the district. 

Desk, lockers, district-provieded technology, and similar items are the property of the district and are provided for student use as a matter of convenience. District property is subject to search inspection at any time without notice. 

*Copied from 2023-2024 JISD Student Handbook and Code of Conduct

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