Policies and Procedures

School Board Policies

One of the ongoing responsibilities of the Board of Directors is to establish policies that guide the operation of the School District.

Phase I Policy Grid: comparison between former Section Policies and new Series Policies.

Policy Book Preamble

Series 0000 – Philosophy and Goals

Series 1000 – Board of Directors

  • Legal Status, Responsibilities & Authority of the Board
  • Election
  • Board Organization
  • Methods of Governance
  • Meetings
  • Principles of Operation
  • Board Member Benefits
  • Board Development

Series 2000 – Instruction

  • Program Development and Resources 
  • Learning Programs and Supports 
  • School Organization 
  • Program Supplements
  • Requirements and Assessments 

Series 3000 – Students

  • Admission and Attendance
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Student Welfare
  • Student Activities

Series 4000 – Community Relations

  • Communications with the Public
  • Public Participation in the Schools
  • Public Access to Schools, Staff and Students
  • Relations with Other Agencies and Schools 

Series 5000 – Personnel

  • Recruitment and Personnel Selection
  • Employment Practices
  • Compensation
  • Leaves
  • Benefits
  • Auxiliary Personnel

Series 6000 - Management Support

  • Financial Planning and Management
  • Revenues
  • Purchasing
  • Risk Management
  • Transportation
  • Food Service
  • School Property
  • Capital Projects
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