Policy JFCJ: Prohibition against Firearms and Weapons

Massachusetts law prohibits anyone, except for a law enforcementofficer, from bringing a firearm (loaded or unloaded) or other dangerousweapon into any school building or onto school grounds, unless theperson has written authorization from the Superintendent. Possession ofa license for the weapon does not alter this prohibition.

LEGAL REF:

MGL 269:10(b) , 269:12NCLB

Region Voted to Approve: 12/12/06
Amherst Voted to Approve: 1/16/07
Pelham Voted to Approve: 1/05/07
Effective Date: 1/05/07