State law prohibits the sale, possession, or use of alcohol or controlled substances on school grounds or at school-related events.
District of Columbia Municipal Regulations 19-713. Use of School Facilities: Other Limitations.
713.2 The use of alcoholic beverages on school premises shall be prohibited.
District of Columbia Municipal Regulations 2502 Grounds for Disciplinary Action
2502.3 Tier III behaviors are those behaviors not specifically enumerated in any other tier in this chapter that cause significant disruption to the academic environment or cause harm to self or others. In addition to lesser consequences, Tier III behaviors may result in either on-site or off-site Suspension. (a) The following behaviors shall be considered Tier III behaviors:
- (1) Inappropriate Use of DCPS Computer or Network (restricted websites, offensive emails);
- (2) Sale or Distribution of any item without authorization;
- (3) Possession or Distribution of obscene or pornographic material on school premises;
- (4) Possession or Use of tobacco;
District of Columbia Municipal Regulations 3502 Prohibited Uses of Buildings and Grounds
3502.4 The sale or consumption of alcoholic beverages shall be prohibited at public school buildings and grounds where students are in regular attendance during any part of the day. In those buildings that are entirely leased pursuant to this chapter, alcoholic beverages may only be dispensed or sold if the appropriate license is first obtained from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board.