COWAN HIGH SCHOOL CODE OF CONDUCT

  1. PUNCTUALITY
  • Learners must be at the school at 7:40am. Gate will be locked at 8:00 sharp, to re-open 14:30.
  • Learners to be released promptly when the bell rings (in between the classes).
  1. DRESS CODE

              BOYS

  • Grey trousers
  • White shirts (long & short sleeves)
  • Black blazer (compulsory)
  • Tracksuits to be worn in full with black school shoes. NB only in May – September
  • Black shoes, socks, tie & jersey

N.B:   No boys are allowed to wear tight trousers.

           Azivumelekanga ii bhulukhwe ezicuthiweyo/ezizutiweyo

HAIR STYLES

  • Hair must be neatly combed
  • No dreadlocks
  • Brush cut only
  • No hair dye
  • Bennies must be worn only in winter May – July

GIRLS

  • Sky-blue uniform from Schultz only
  • White shirts (long & short sleeves)
  • Black blazer (compulsory )
  • Tracksuits to be worn in full with black school shoes. NB only in May – September
  • Black shoes, socks, tie & jersey

N.B: No girls are allowed to wear grey trousers

HAIR STYLES

  • Hair to be a nice push back, black aliceband only
  • No extensions or plating
  • Only black dye will be allowed
  • No makeup allowed
  • No nail Polish

JEWELLERY

  • No jewellery allowed except for a watch

ACCESSORIES

  • No cell phones allowed in school premises, if found it will be confiscated and be released at the end of the year at a fee of R100
  • No mp3, mp4,stereos or any electronic device allowed in the school premises

IF ANY ABOVE IS FOUND, IT WILL BE CONFISCATED

  1. ABSENTEEISM
  • Absenteeism is not allowed without a valid doctors certificate or the parent in person, if absent for 20 consecutive days a learner will be regarded as a withdrawal
  1. WEAPONS
  • No weapons allowed in the school premises, if found on you police will be called for your arrest
  1. SMOKING, DRUGS & ALCOHOL
  • No smoking of any type allowed in the premises, no drugs and alcohol
  • If the learner is found under the influence or in possession of any of the above the police will be called and it will lead to suspension with immediate effect.
  • If the learner is found in under the influence of drugs, rehabilitation process is recommended
  1. SEXUAL OFFENCES
  • Police will be called concerning any sexual offence
  1. PORNOGRAPHY
  • No pornography allowed, if caught with any kind of pornography material, it will be dealt with severely (Inspension / Expulsion )
  1. BUNKING
  • Learners must be at their respective classes at all times
  • Learners who bunk will be punished e.g. cleaning toilets
  1. VANDALISM
  • If a learner destroys any school property the parent will be liable for the damage