Code of Conduct
By joining Vita, you are agreeing to the following:
-All families, students, teachers, and members shall agree to behave respectfully and courteously, speaking respectfully to one another, obeying your teachers and leaders, no running in the hallways, cleaning up after themselves, etc.
-ALL Students and members are required to stay off the stage and may not touch the musical/sound equipment without express permission.
-ALL students and members are required to stay in Vita designated spaces ONLY. Please note Vita's Do NOT Enter or Do NOT Exit signage. Any areas roped off are STRICTLY off-limits.
-Please respect the premises- NO running, biking, skateboarding, rollerblading, throwing balls, etc. inside the building or on the premises unless permission is granted.
-All Church Electronics are strictly OFF LIMITS to all students. Teachers may request permission from the Directors to use tv's or other equipment in the classrooms.
-No food or colored drinks in any of the classrooms. All food items are to be kept in the main foyer. The only exception will be the nursery.
-Be respectful of class hours. Please show up to class prepared and on time.
-Inappropriate use of language, violence, bullying, or physical affection, will not be tolerated and will be grounds for expulsion.
-Parents are responsible for their children at all times.
Please read through the lunch time/playground rules and make sure your students know what is expected of them during lunch time.
-All Students are to remain in the foyer during lunch until 12:30pm. Parents please clean up after your students. No running, play fighting etc. in the Foyer.
-At 12:30 students will be released to the playground with the supervision of the playground monitors. Students are to remain there until 12:55. Students are not to be walking back and forth. They are either to exit to the playground or stay in the foyer.
-Students under age 10 MUST stay in the fenced area of the playgroun NO EXCEPTIONS. NO LARPing swords are permitted in the fenced area of the playground. Parents of younger students, please put your LARP weapons in your vehicle so they are not played with outside of class time.
-Students 10 and up are permitted to do their LARPing outside the fence, with the permission of the playground monitors.
-The teen zone with the ping pong table etc. is OFF LIMITS at this time. We do not have a monitor scheduled to monitor students on that side of the building.
-All food and drinks are to remain in the foyer. NO EXCEPTIONS. Parents please clean up after your students!!
While we hope all our students will act appropriately, should a conflict occur, the following steps will be taken:
A verbal warning will be given.
A Director will address the problem with the parent.
Should the matter not be resolved with the first 2 steps, Consequences will be determined at the Director's and the Board's discretion. Should the first offense be a serious nature, consequences will be determined at the Director's discretion.
In the event a student/parent has a question/concern with a teacher, we ask that you address it as follows:
Students/parents should discuss the matter with the teacher discretely.
Should the matter not be resolved, the student/parent needs to discuss the matter with a director.
Should the matter not be resolved, next steps will be determined at the Director's and Board's discretion.