Student Contract

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Children are People, Inc. is a voluntary, community enhancement and mentoring program for at-risk youth. The following is a list of what our students can expect from CAP and what we expect from our students.

If you decide to enter our program we

  1. Will provide tutors to ensure academic improvement.
  2. Will provide positive role models.
  3. Will provide instructional workshops to aid your personal growth.
  4. Will treat our students with the utmost respect.


In return, you will abide by the following program rules:

  1. Be on time.
  2. Be prepared to work for at least 1.5 to 2.5  hours.
  3. Bring your homework or something to study each day.
  4. Absolutely no fighting
  5. No cursing or use of improper language (name calling, threatening, etc.)
  6. No physical contact.
  7. No smoking.
  8. No possession or use of alcohol or drugs of any kind.
  9. No cell phones, MP3s or any other personal electronic devices may be use without the express permission of the Executive Director, Assistant Director or classroom instructor. Misuse will result in the confiscation of said devices.
  10. No headwear can be worn inside the building, including but not limited to caps, hats, hoods, do-rags, etc.
  11. Pants must be worn at the waist and belted if loose. NO SAGGY PANTS ALLOWED.
  12. Adults must be addressed with proper respect at all times (Mr., Mrs., Ms., etc.)
  13. No weapons of any kind (knife, gun, mace, etc.) are allowed while on CAP property -- including the buses and van.
  14. Do not leave your chair or classroom without permission of the classroom instructor.
  15. Clean up area/classroom before the end of each day.
  16. Respect your peers. This includes not laughing when someone makes a mistake.
  17. All activities will be confined to the CAP center unless otherwise announced/instructed. (DO NOT go outside without staff approval and/or staff supervision.)
  18. For car riders -- stay inside the building with a volunteer/staff member until your ride comes to the door.
  19. Respect the property of the CAP center, fellow students, instructors and all people involved with CAP.
  20. Early dismissals MUST sign out through the front office.

If you sign this contract, you will:

  1. Abide by all CAP rules.
  2. Attend any group meetings deemed necessary by the instructor and/or Executive Director.

I understand this contract and have received a copy to keep. Everything above has been explained to me, and I agree to all terms.

*Failure to comply with any and all rules may be grounds for dismissal from the program.

Children Are People, Inc. P.O. Box 1443 Gallatin, TN 37066
Children Are People, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) organization and contributions are tax deductible.