On April 12, 2005, the Rutherford County Board of Education adopted a Tobacco-Free Schools policy. Effective January 1, 2006, the policy prohibits the use of all tobacco products by anyone, including students, staff, and visitors, on Rutherford County Schools property, including school campuses, school buses or other vehicles used by the school system, at athletic events, or any event sponsored by Rutherford County Schools taking place on or off school property.
Rutherford County Schools Tobacco-Free Schools Policy
View or print our Tobacco-Free Schools policy (Adobe Reader required).
La Póliza en Español.
NC Tobacco-Free Schools.com
Web site of the North Carolina Tobacco-Free Schools program.
NC Youth Tobacco Use
Fact Sheet on Youth Tobacco Use in North Carolina.