Physical Restraint RequirementsThe administration of the Grafton Public Schools asks that each staff member view the slides on Physical Restraint Requirements, as well as the District Policy which includes a reporting form. Complete the certification form to verify that they understand the information.
Click to view slides: General Overview of Physical Restraint Requirements
Click to view the: District Policy
Click to view the: Prevention of Physical Restraint and Requirements If Used
Please note: "The training requirements contained in 603 CMR 46.00 shall not preclude a teacher, employee or agent of a public education program from using reasonable force to protect students, other persons or themselves from assault or imminent, serious, physical harm."Taken from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.