Discipline Code

Bonita Unified School District Code of Discipline

In addition to the above, Education Code 48915 specifies certain offenses that are normally recommended for expulsion:

48915(a) The principal shall recommend expulsion unless deemed inappropriate for the following:

  1. Causing serious physical injury to another person except in self-defense.

      B. Possession of any knife, explosive, or other dangerous object of no reasonable use to the pupil.

      C. Unlawful possession of any controlled substance, as defined in Chapter 2 Division 10 of the Health and Safety Code.

      D. Robbery or extortion.

      E. Assault or battery upon any school employee.

48915(c) The principal shall recommend expulsion for the following:

  1. Possessing, selling or otherwise furnishing a firearm.

      2. Brandishing a knife at another person.

      3. Unlawfully selling a controlled substance.

      4. Committing or attempting to commit a sexual assault or committing a sexual battery.

      5. Possession of an explosive

  1. Any explosive (M-80 or larger), incendiary or poison gas.

      b. A weapon which can expel a projectile.