School Attendance

ORS 339.885
Secret societies in public schools prohibited

  • membership grounds for suspension or expulsion


No secret society of any kind, including a fraternity or sorority, shall be permitted in any public school.


The district school board may order the suspension or expulsion of any pupil who belongs to a secret society.


This section does not apply to any public university listed in ORS 352.002 (Public universities). [Formerly 336.440 and then 336.610; 2011 c.637 §119]


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Jun. 26, 2021