North Carolina

Code Section
115C-288; 115C-390, 391

Punishment Allowed
Principals, teachers, and others may use reasonable force in the exercise of lawful authority to restrain or correct pupils and maintain order; local boards may not prohibit use of such force but are to adopt policies governing administration of corporal punishment, including at a minimum: notice to students and parents; teacher and no other students present.

Circumstances Allowable
N/A


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