Standards and Regulations
will begin at 8:00 am. Chapel will be held at 8:00 am each morning.
will plan chapel programs, which will include guest speakers with
a student may desire to invite a guest speaker to speak. This should be
discussed with the director for proper arrangements.
warrants, a student may be asked to postpone his lesson in order to
allow a guest speaker to speak.
faculty are to end chapel talks at 8:25. Announcements will follow.
exercises should be concluded not later than 8:30 am except for special
occasions. All classes are to begin immediately following chapel.
will be critiqued on chapel talks, and readings, or any speaking
announcements must be written and handed to the director or instructor
in charge before the beginning of chapel.
II. Class Breaks.
will take a ten minute break after 50 minutes of study. Each class must
be resumed promptly at the end of 10 minutes.
No class is
to be dismissed early, and all must start on time unless there is a
justifiable reason, which must be arranged with the director.
III. Grade and Examinations.
must complete every course to graduate. A grade will be given upon
completion of every subject.
not to request any changes or variations in tests, or classes or
anything that pertains thereto.
IV. Dress and Cleanliness.
Administration and Faculty desire to instruct and advise all students in
all affairs while in school. At anytime the Administration and Faculty
feel that a student is not in good taste, they shall discuss the matter
classes, occasional wear or sports acceptable as along as it is in good
are expected to dress appropriately at all worship services. Grooming
must be in vogue with community standards of decency as is viewed by the
administration and faculty.
yourselves daily for body odor.
V. Class Materials.
Either the King James, New King James and /or American Standard Versions
will be accepted for class use. Memory work will be accepted from the
New King James version. Modern versions may be used for reference and
notebooks are preferred.
1. If more than one course
notes are kept in one binder, dividers should be used.
2. Do not place irrelevant
matter in with notes, especially those to be turned in for grading.
works, such as encyclopedias, concordances, and commentaries can be
checked out for 24 hours only.
should be checked our properly and returned promptly.
No book is to
be checked out for more than five days.
For All Students
by the Zambia School of Biblical Studies must honor a signed agreement
to do all assigned work to enter and remain in school. The same entrance
requirements apply to all courses alike.
Each student is expected to be in his
respective class on time at every session as scheduled. All necessary
tardiness or absence must be arranged for with the director and
respective instructor to be governed by the following:
Absence. Such is granted to student under such conditions as are
beyond their control such as road hazards, weather conditions,
sickness, death in the immediate family, necessary official business,
and representing the school.
and Class Cuts. No absence is permitted, except as indicated in the
above paragraph. No class cuts are excused. Each case will be reviewed
by the Director and faculty committee. Anyone whose attendance is
determined unsatisfactory will be dismissed. Appointments with doctors
and dentists should be made for after school and on Saturdays.
Being late to chapel and classes will not be tolerated. Three times
tardy equals one unexcused absence; three unexcused absences subject one
to dismissal. Anyone habitually tardy for classes at anytime at the
beginning of class or after break, is to be refused admittance to class
and readmitted only after permission from the director.
unexcused absence, the student’s final grade average will reduce five
points. A written reason for each tardiness or absence must be presented
to the instructor. Unsatisfactory attendance will be reported to the
Work. Each student is held accountable for work missed due to
absence for any reason, and will be required to make it up, according to
the demands of his respective instructor. In view of the intensive work
and accelerated program of this school, any student missing as much as
two whole weeks total in any one session may be asked to withdraw. He
may re-enter the next or a later term.
Rules of Conduct
are expected to assume proper responsibility as citizens. Any students
who are convicted of any law violation will be subject to discipline by
Any words or
acts unbecoming a Christian will not be tolerated. At all times, the student must conduct himself with proper decorum and display a proper
attitude in all matters pertaining to his school work and toward his
not allowed to use tobacco or alcohol at any time and any found doing so
will be immediately dismissed. Sexual immorality will also be cause for
specific offense may not be committed, if at anytime a student’s attitude
and/or demeanor are not in harmony with the spirit and intent of this
school, he may be asked to withdraw. This decision
will not be subject to review by any other person or group outside of
the Zambia School of Biblical Studies, its administration, and
Two by two
rule is to be observed by all students when going off campus. Those
who will transgress this rule will be dealt severely unless by
Requirements for Graduation
The student must have
demonstrated proper Christian character.
Each student must complete
satisfactorily all the prescribed courses.
An overall average of “C” (2.0)
must be maintained.
Any student having an “F” or “I”
on his record must remove such before graduation.
Attendance at Worship
Every student is required
to attend all services of the Highlands Church of Christ regularly
unless arrangements have been made with the Director otherwise. This
would include Sunday Bible classes, morning worship, mid-week service
and all gospel meetings and seminars.
IS TO CERTIFY THAT I HAVE READ THE ABOVE REGULATIONS, AND THAT I AGREE
TO ABIDE BY ALL STIPULATIONS. I ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT BY MY FAILURE TO
ABIDE BY THE ABOVE REGULATIONS I WILL BE DISMISSED FROM THE ZAMBIA
SCHOOL OF BIBLICAL STUDIES PROGRAM AND FORFEIT MY SCHOLARSHIP FORTHWITH.
NOTE: All Student will be required to sign the
above form. One copy of this agreement will be placed in each student's
file, and one copy is to be retained by every student.