Nevada Community School District facilities and grounds, including school vehicles, are off limits for tobacco or nicotine use, including the use of look‐a‐likes where the original would include tobacco or nicotine.  This requirement extends to students, employees and visitors.   This policy applies at all times, including school sponsored events, wherever held, and non‐ school sponsored events on District facilities and grounds.  Visitors failing to abide by this policy are required to extinguish their smoking material, dispose of the tobacco, nicotine, or other product or leave the District premises immediately.  Students or employees failing to abide by this policy are subject to additional sanctions.  It is the responsibility of the administration to enforce this policy.


Legal Reference:

Goals 2000:  Educate America Act, Pub. L. No. 103‐227, 108 Stat. 125 (1994).

Iowa Code §§ 142B; 279.8, .9; 297 (2005).

Cross Reference:

903.4   Public Conduct on School Premises

905.1 Community Use of School District Buildings & Sites & Equipment

Approved: May 4, 1990

Reviewed: June 25, 2012

Revised: August 26, 2013