School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention Support Plan

 Mission / Purpose Statement (SWPBIS)

School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention Support Program and Discipline

Nichols American Eagles! Taking Flight to New Heights!

Nichols Elementary School has always strived to create a safe, orderly, and stimulating learning environment for all students.  In an effort to continue to improve our school climate, staff at Nichols Elementary have worked together to form a School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (SWPBIS) Plan.  The focus of this plan is to create a positive School climate that fosters being safe, respectful, responsible, cooperative, and ready to learn.

We will continue with full implantation of The TIER I Nichols School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention Supports Program, implementation of Tier II and begin the implementation of Tier III.

Key Components

The Nichols Morning Ceremony

Student of the Week Friday Celebration

Quarterly SWPBIS Accountability Chart

Nichols SWPBIS Team Meetings

Major and Minor Offenses

Low Level Documentation form for Minor Offenses

Office Referral Flow Chart

BCSD Office Discipline Referral

Daily School Wide Morning Behavior Lessons

Minimum of 4 Positive Referrals entered every Friday by every Staff Member

Positive Referral Recognition Program with Referral and 1 Million Dollar

SWPBIS Store Open on the 1st and the 15th of each month


SWPBIS Mission






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Nichols School

3401 Renegade Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93306
Phone: (661) 631-5400
Fax: (661) 871-0046

Mrs. Debra Craig
Email - craigd@bcsd.com

Vice Principal:
Mrs. Jennifer Anzalone
Email - anzalonej@bcsd.com

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