South Dakota - Alcohol and Drug-use Prohibitions or Restrictions: Prohibitions or Restrictions

Area: 
Prohibitions Or Restrictions
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law prohibits the sale, possession, or use of alcohol or controlled substances on school grounds or at school-related events.

South Dakota Codified Laws 13-32-4 School board to assist in discipline

The school board of every school district shall assist and cooperate with the administration and teachers in the government and discipline of the schools. The board may suspend or expel from school any student for violation of rules or policies or for insubordination or misconduct, and the superintendent or principal in charge of the school may temporarily suspend any student in accordance with §13-32-4.2. The rules or policies may include prohibiting the following:
(1) The consumption or possession of beer or alcoholic beverages on the school premises or at school activities;
(2) The use or possession of a controlled substance, without a valid prescription, on the school premises or at school activities;

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