Tobacco/Vaping Products – Policy Highlight

With the increase in popularity of vaping products and e-cigarettes, it is important for families to be aware of VCI’s policy for tobacco/vaping products:

Expected Behaviour:

Use of any and all tobacco and vaping products, including e-cigarettes, is prohibited on school property, including school buildings, school grounds, school parking lots and in vehicles parked on school property.

Consequences of Misbehaviour:

Students using any of these products in school buildings, on school grounds, on school parking lots or in vehicles parked on school property will be dealt with by the school administration. Consequences may be restorative activities, removal of privileges, in-school suspension or out of school suspension. A typical first offence is a 1-day in-school suspension, a second offence is a 2-day out of school suspension and a third offence is a 4-day out of school suspension.

Please refer to the VCI Bearbook 2018 – 2019 or contact the school if you have questions.