School Board Approves Policy Changes
July 17, 2019
The Cheyenne County School District No.1 board of education Monday approved changes to the drug and alcohol policy.
The policy reads that “participation in extracurricular activities is a privilege, not a right.” Likewise, students who participate in extracurricular activities are role models for other students. In a recent work session, the board and staff discussed the impact of tobacco on teens and random drug testing of students involved in extracurricular activities.
The policy as approved Monday night says “students who wish to participate in school sponsored activities at the...