Student lockers are the property of the school district. Students shall use the lockers assigned to them by the school district for storing their school materials and personal belongings necessary for attendance at school. It shall be the responsibility of students to keep their assigned lockers clean and undamaged.
To ensure students are properly maintaining their assigned lockers, the principal of the building or his/her designee may periodically inspect all or a random selection of student lockers. Either students or another individual shall be present during the inspection of lockers. Student lockers may also be searched, at any time and without advance notice, in compliance with board policy regulating search and seizure.
Legal Reference: Iowa Code §§ 279.8; 280.14; 808A.
Cross Reference: 502 Student Rights and Responsibilities
502.8 Search and Seizure
Reviewed: 6-11-01, 11-9-09, 1-26-15, 2-22-2021