Bishop Alemany High School

Deans of Discipline » Saturday Detention

Saturday Detention

  • All detentions assigned by the Deans, will be served on Saturday mornings for up to three hours.
  • Students assigned to Saturday detention will pay $5.00 on arrival. 
  • At least one day’s notice will be given to the student.
  • A student who wishes to discuss the detention must see the appropriate Dean before the assigned detention.
  • A student that owes detention money and or detentions hours may not be allowed to attend prom, grad night or take part in other graduation activities.
  • Students must serve detention when scheduled. Work, athletics, etc., are unexcused and looked upon as failing to report to an assigned detention. (Note: A parent may submit a request in writing if there is a family conflict. The Saturday detention may be re-scheduled for another Saturday with no penalty to the student once per semester)
  • If a student fails to report to detention the penalty hours will be doubled.
  • Students assigned Saturday Detention are to report to the L-wing unless otherwise noted.
  • Students must wear Alternative Dress or school uniform as specified in this handbook.
  • Students are NOT permitted to use any form of electronics during detention. Student may be required to complete written assignments or various maintenance tasks on campus during their assigned detention time.
  • Students must be present before their designated time in order to check in promptly.
  • All school rules apply during detention.
  • Failure to comply with any of these rules will constitute a “No Show” and the detention time will be doubled.