Grafton Public Schools

To prepare all students to be life-long learners and responsible citizens

 Physical Restraint Requirements
 
The administration of the Grafton Public Schools asks that each faculty and staff member view the information on Physical Restraint found at the links below.  Once all of the information has be reviewed, faculty and staff are asked to complete the verification form (on the left) to certify that they understand the information.

Click to view the: District Policy

Click to view the: Prevention of Physical Restraint and Requirements If Used

Please note:   "The training requirements contained in 603 CMR 46.00 shall not preclude a teacher, employee or agent of a public education program from using reasonable force to protect students, other persons or themselves from assault or imminent, serious, physical harm." 

Taken from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.