Students' Rights Briefings

This site provides documents regarding specific rights in the school environment. The meaning of different rights given in the Constitution can vary for students, so be sure to read everything carefully. Students' rights can be a very complicated matter. The site’s goal is not only to inform students of their rights, but also to do it in an easy-to-understand manner. Through the links below, read some court cases in which students and their parents challenged their schools’ policies.

Equal Protection

Freedom of Expression

Freedom of Religion

Rights to Privacy

Student Discipline