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South Hills Middle School

The Library at the new South Hills Middle School on Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Twin Falls.

JOY PRUITT.FOR THE TIMES-NEWS

TWIN FALLS — In March, 66 students were suspended for a total of 181 days from the Twin Falls School District.

That’s according to a long-term suspension report the school board receives each month. It breaks down the number and length of suspensions by school, and why students were punished.

Here are statistics from March’s report, included in Monday’s Twin Falls school board packet:

Bickel Elementary School: 1 (male)

  • One student for safety-threat for a total of two days

Lincoln Elementary School: 2 (one male and one female)

  • One student for safety-threat for a total of one-and-a-half days
  • One student for harassment/bullying for one day

Morningside Elementary School: 1 (male)

  • One student for safety-threat for a total of one-and-a-half days

I.B. Perrine Elementary School: 6 (six males)

  • One student for battery for a total of two days
  • Two students for insubordination for a total of five days
  • Three students for harassment/bullying for a total of six days

Robert Stuart Middle School: 2 (one male and one female)

  • One student for drugs for a total of two days
  • One student for insubordination for a total of two days

Vera C. O’Leary Middle School: 6 (five males and one female)

  • Three students for fighting for a total of six days
  • One student for truancy for one day
  • One student for insubordination for two days
  • One student for safety-threat for one day

South Hills Middle School: 22 (nine males and 13 females)

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  • Six students for fighting for a total of 24 days
  • One student for drugs for a total of five days
  • Two students for insubordination for a total of two days
  • Ten students for smoking for a total of 36 days
  • Two students for safety-threat for a total of 10 days
  • One student in the “other” category for one day

Bridge Academy: 1 (one male)

  • One student in the “other” category for one day

Twin Falls High School: 15 (seven males and eight females)

  • Two students for fighting for a total of six days
  • Two students for truancy for a total of two days
  • Seven students for drugs for a total of 27 days
  • Four students for smoking for a total of 12 days

Canyon Ridge High School: 8 (six males and two females)

  • One student for truancy for a total of two days
  • Two students for drugs for a total of eight days
  • One student for insubordination for a total of three days
  • One student for smoking for a total of two days
  • Three students in the “other” category for a total of three days

Magic Valley High School: 2 (two males)

  • Two students for truancy for a total of four days

    *There weren’t any suspensions at Harrison Elementary School, Oregon Trail Elementary School, Pillar Falls Elementary School, Rock Creek Elementary School and Sawtooth Elementary School.

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