S.C. district limits cellphone usage for high school students

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Limited cellphone usage is now permitted at Dorchester District Two high schools.

During DD2's board meeting Monday members passed the second and final reading of the new policy that allows high school students to use their cellphones at specific times during the day.

The policy grants students use of their phones before 7:25 a.m., during class exchanges, during assigned lunch periods and after 2:55 p.m., unless in an after-school class or detention. Board members voted in favor with one member absent.

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