Policy KNA

No adult who has been convicted of a sexually violent offense, as defined in Va. Code § 9.1-902, may enter or be present, during school hours or during school-related or school-sponsored activities, at any school, on any school bus, or on any property, public or private, when such property is solely being used by an elementary or secondary school for a school-related or school-sponsored activity unless

  • he is a lawfully registered and qualified voter, and is coming upon such property solely for purposes of casting his vote;
  • he is a student enrolled at the school; or
  • he has obtained a court order pursuant to Va. Code § 18.2-370.5.C allowing him to enter and be present upon such property, has obtained the permission of the school board or its designee for entry within all or part of the scope of the lifted ban, and is in compliance with the school boards’ terms and conditions and those of the court order.

Persons who have been convicted of other sexual offenses may be permitted to be present at school in certain circumstances in accordance with Policy KN Sex Offender Registry Notification.

Adopted: February 18, 2014

Legal Refs.:

Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, §§ 9.1-902, 18.2-370.5.

Commonwealth v. Doe, 278 Va. 223 (2009).

Cross Ref.:

KK School Visitors

KN Sex Offender Registry Notification