Thurston County Juvenile Detention
Day School Rules
All participants in the Day School Program are required to sign an
agreement stating that they will abide by the following rules:
I understand I was court ordered to attend the Day School Program as an alternative
to going into full time juvenile detention. My probation officer or the
court has decided what length of time I am to be in the program. If I am
confused about why I am in Day School, or how long I am to be in Day
School, I will contact my PO.
I understand I have to have any absences or tardies, verified by my
parent, probation officer, counselor and/or a doctor. Absences not
verified are considered unexcused and may result in consequences from my
I understand I am to dress appropriately for school attendance.
I understand I must sign the Day School Dress Standards form.
I understand I am expected to report for Day School at 8:45 a.m. If
I am late for school, I will not be allowed in for the day and must report
to my probation counselor. If
my probation counselor is not available, I understand I must speak to
another, available probation counselor.
I understand I will be asked to empty my pockets, be frisk searched and
must walk through a metal detector before entering the Day School
I understand that all my personal property will
be locked in lockers provided for the duration of the school day.
I understand that Day School hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
I understand that I may not
leave the Day School classroom unless going with my probation
officer, with a counselor, or going to court.
The Day School program provides lunch. No food or drinks may be brought in to Day School. There
are no exceptions.
I understand I am expected to follow all directions and have appropriate
behavior for school. Any inappropriate behavior on my part may result in
consequences, and my behavior will be reported to my probation officer.
Any threatening or assaultive behavior will result in being kicked out for
the day, and possibly having charges filed against me. Consequences are
given on an individual basis.
understand that the Thurston County Juvenile Court and Day School Program has
zero tolerance for any mental, physical or sexual abuse; gang related
behavior; discrimination or harassment of any kind. If anyone
or anything makes me feel scared for my personal safety or well being, is
treating me inappropriately, is bothering or harassing me, or is asking or
demanding things of me that are sexual in nature, I am to tell staff
immediately, or ask to see the Detention Manager.
I understand that any disclosure of illegal activity will be reported to
my probation officer and the Detention Manager.