DCIS expects all students to maintain our culture of excellence and high expectations, which includes adhering to all city, district and school policies. Students who are suspected of being under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be subject to the following consequences:
- First offense: One week of lunch detention and two hours of community service.
- Second offense: No off-campus lunch for the remainder of the semester plus four hours of community service.
- Third offense: Withdrawal from DCIS for a semester; seniors will not get to participate in the graduation ceremony, and 8th graders will not get to participate in the continuation ceremony.