Code of Conduct

The Purpose of the Code of Conduct

The purpose of this Code of Conduct is to provide guidance and information about students’ rights and outline clear expectations for all school community members including students, parents/guardians, and staff. The Code also outlines parent/guardian rights and equips staff with guidelines for modifying and teaching appropriate behavior. The Student Code of Conduct provides alternatives to exclusionary discipline and has a goal of eliminating inequitable disciplinary practices for black and brown students.


Ziegler Elementary follows the Code of Conduct set by the School District of Philadelphia.

For copies of the Code of Conduct in languages other than English, please contact The Translation and Interpretation Center at phone number 215-400-4180, or consult the Center’s website – Multilingual Language Pages.