As a DSC Student, I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Try to achieve to the best of my abilities.|
|Respect||Be kind to other members of the school community.|
|Commitment||Attend school whenever I am not sick.|
Provide a note to the school if I am absent for any reason.
|Community||Attend school in full school uniform.|
In the Classroom I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Bring appropriate materials to class.|
Remain in class unless given permission by my teacher to leave, including at the end of a lesson. I am not dismissed until my teacher says so.
|Respect||Follow teacher directions promptly.|
Use phones, iPods or other electronic devices only with teacher permission. If I use them without teacher permission I know they will be confiscated.
|Commitment||Attend class on time.|
|Community||Never interfere with the learning of others.|
Not bring my bag to class (except for PE and Sport).
Not bring food or drink into the room with the exception of bottled water.
On the Way to and from School:
|Respect||Be a positive role model for our College.|
|Community||Be in full school uniform.|
On the Train I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Study if I can and allow others to study if they want to.|
|Respect||Follow the instruction of the Conductor and Train Captains.|
Allow other passengers on and off the train first.
Be courteous to members of the public.
|Commitment||Be in full school uniform.|
Come directly from the station to school. I don’t go to the main street.
|Community||Sit in seats and not stand in the doorways.|
Behave in a manner that enhances the image and reputation of the college I choose to attend.
In the Locker Areas I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Collect my books for Period 1 before school, Periods 2 & 3 at recess and Period 4 at the end of lunch.|
|Respect||Keep the locker area litter free.|
Take my turn and let others have time too.
|Commitment||Keep my locker organised and orderly.|
|Community||Keep my locker locked when I am not near it.|
Keep my bag locked in my locker during class time, recess and lunch.
Put my materials in my locker and move away. I know not to congregate or litter in the Locker area.
In the Wider Community I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Make positive use of community facilities.|
Make a contribution to my community.
|Respect||Be polite and use appropriate language.|
Look after community facilities.
|Commitment||Organise my time at home so I can be up to date with my school work.|
|Community||Wear clothing appropriate to the community activity I am undertaking.|
Assist others by waiting my turn and being a good citizen.
In the Yard I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Select activities that allow me to perform well in class.|
Be physically active (walk, use the courts and facilities).
|Respect||Follow yard duty teachers’ directions promptly.|
Be kind to others eg make others welcome, open doors for people, do not use put downs or bullying behaviour.
Use appropriate language. I know swearing is inappropriate.
Keep my hands to myself. Don’t touch others. This includes “play fighting” and holding hands.
|Commitment||Be on the school grounds unless I have signed out at the office.|
Be in the “in-bounds” area and not go “out of bounds”.
Use water for drinking not water fights.
Respect and look after school grounds and property.
|Community||Only play ball games in areas with lines marked for ball games.|
Walk on hard surfaces, not run. I can run on the oval or grassed areas.
Keep the yard free of litter.
Not congregate in corridors or locker areas. These are thoroughfares not congregating areas.
In the Canteen I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Make healthy choices for a balanced diet which includes drinking water to enhance my learning.|
|Respect||Follow teacher directions promptly.|
Be polite to canteen and parent volunteer workers showing respect.
|Commitment||Be in full school uniform. Only when I’m in full school uniform can I use the Canteen.|
|Community||Line up while waiting to be served.|
Sit down on chairs never on a table.
Line up with no more than 3 people per line in front of the windows.
Enter from W side and Exit from E side to make crowd flow safe for everyone.
On my Computer I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Use the computer only for learning in class time.|
Check my school email everyday.
|Respect||Be mindful of what I download as I know that internet speed for everyone is affected by what I do.|
|Commitment||Charge my computer at home and bring it to school every day.|
|Community||Follow the acceptable use agreement I signed.|
Read the daily notices on Sentral every day.
At Home I have a responsibility to:
|Achievement||Ensure I get enough sleep so I can learn effectively (8 hours sleep per night minimum).|
Eat a healthy breakfast and plan healthy food for the day that will allow me to learn.
|Respect||Complete home study to the best of my ability. |
|Commitment||Ensure I have all the materials I need to for the next day at school, including a charged netbook. |