Code of Conduct

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 Arrival/DepartureHallways/StairsBathrooms/Locker RoomsCafeteriaCourtyardLibraryComputer LabsAssembliesEmergency DrillsField Trips
Be Safe
  • Walk bikes on campus.
  • Follow directions of crossing guard.
  • Walk to/from bus.
  • Use crosswalks and sidewalks.
  • Go directly to bus, pick-up, or after school activity.
  • Walk in the hall.
  • Stay to the right.
  • Keep hands, feet, and body to yourself.
  • Keep moving in an orderly fashion.
  • Walk safely.
  • Use facilities properly.
  • Report vandalism & other problems to an adult.
  • Walk.
  • Keep space clean.
  • Food stays on plate.
  • Wait your turn.
  • Eat and drink inside cafeteria.
  • Follow all rules of Bump.
  • Keep hands and feet to self.
  • Only those participating should be on the court.
  • Use equipment correctly.
  • Walk.
  • Push in your chair.
  • Use computers appropriately.
  • Keep chairs from tipping.
  • Sit in chair without spinning.
  • Log off computer before leaving.
  • Push in chair before leaving.
  • Keep hands and feet to self.
  • Use stairs for entry and exit (bleachers).
  • Sit with teacher.
  • Remain seated until dismissed by rows.
  • Walk to and from field.
  • Stay on the paths and sidewalks.
  • Remain calm.
  • Move quickly to designated spot.
  • Quiet & in line at 3 whistle signal
  • Use main entry doors to return to class.
  • Stay with assigned chaperone.
  • Bring only the items allowed.
  • Be aware of surroundings - “stranger danger.”
  • Follow directions.
Be Kind
  • Wait your turn to board/exit bus.
  • Hold door for others.
  • Thank the person who brought you to school.
  • Greet peers and talk positively with them.
  • Use appropriate, kind language.
  • Hold door for others.
  • Wait your turn to access locker.
  • Wait in line.
  • Keep your conversation kind.
  • Get to know new people.
  • Invite others to sit with you.
  • Speak to others as you’d want to be spoken to.
  • Use appropriate, kind language.
  • Return all equipment @ 3 whistle end of period.
  • Clean up after yourself.
  • Keep food and drink in cafeteria.
  • Respect personal space.
  • Straighten room up for next student.
  • Listen and participate.
  • Recognize and include all.
  • Help others find their lines.
  • Help teacher with signs and bags.
  • Use positive language.
  • Listen and watch with a positive attitude.
  • Show gratitude to venue host and chaperones.
  • Leave area in better shape than when you arrived (trash, etc.).
Be Respectful
  • Wait your turn to access locker.
  • Wait in designated areas until the bell rings.
  • Move efficiently to keep hallways open.
  • Stay to the right.
  • Be aware of those around you.
  • Keep a calm voice and body.
  • Speak in an “indoor” voice.
  • Treat others as you would like to be treated.
  • Be mindful of other classes.
  • Pick up trash and keep Maywood clean.
  • Keep bathroom/locker room clean.
  • Remember the One Paper Towel Challenge.
  • Respect others’ privacy.
  • Respect others’ belongings.
  • Flush, wash, & dispose of trash properly.
  • Appreciate all foods.
  • Use good table manners.
  • If you see something, say something.
  • Be a leader at your table, and encourage listening & positive behavior.
  • Take only what you can eat.
  • Follow staff requests.
  • Stay in courtyard until 3 whistle dismissal.
  • Stay on concrete and away from windows.
  • Use soft voice.
  • Put materials back where you found them.
  • Keep hands and feet to self.
  • Use computers only for educational purposes.
  • Devices are off and stored away.
  • Formal vs. informal assembly behavior
  • Patience during transitions
  • Quiet when speaker is at mic
  • Quiet feet on bleachers
  • Be quiet.
  • Listen to and follow instructions.
  • Return directly to class at 2 whistle signal.
  • Honor personal boundaries.
  • Use respectful language.
  • Use inside voices and take turns.
  • Treat others better than you would like to be treated.
Be Your Best
  • Remember all supplies needed for your classes.
  • Be prompt and go directly to class after locker.
  • Bring all materials home at the end of the day needed for homework completion.
  • Stop to help others.
  • Hold doors open.
  • Move promptly to next class.
  • Promptly return to class.
  • Pick up after yourself.
  • Include others.
  • Visit quietly.
  • Sit in new spaces.
  • Recycle and compost; strive for zero waste.
  • Encourage others to follow rules.
  • Be thoughtful of others.
  • Be a problem solver.
  • Return library materials on-time.
  • Use technology appropriately.
  • Follow District Appropriate Use Policy.
  • Respond appropriately…
  •    clap, cheer, laugh.                 

  • Make good choices regarding whom to sit near.
  • Remember that your choices impact your ability to Be Your Best!
  • Remain calm & quiet.
  • Help others.
  • Follow directions.
  • Be a positive representative of Maywood.
  • Keep track of personal belongings.
  • Take advantage of the unique learning experience.