1251 - Loitering

Policy 1251

Community Relations


An individual who does not have a bonafide reason for entering a school facility or walking on the school grounds will be subject to the Connecticut Statutes on loitering.  Failure to request permission from, or denial of permission by, a designated school employee will be a basis to implement the provisions of this policy and relevant parts of the General Statutes of Connecticut.

Legal Reference:         Connecticut General Statutes
53a-185 Loitering in or about school grounds; Class C misdemeanor.

Policy adopted: May 5, 2015                                          
NEWTOWN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, Newtown, Connecticut
EFFECTIVE: July 1, 2015
Inspiring Each Student to Excel

3 Primrose St., Newtown, CT 06470
Phone: 203-426-7600