Policies

By-Laws
  • 1110 - School District and Board of Education Legal Status
  • 1120 - Board of Education Authority
  • 1130 - Number of Members and Terms of Office
  • 1210 - Board of Education Members: Qualifications
  • 1220 - Board of Education Members: Nomination and Election
  • 1230 - Reporting of Expenditures and Contributions
  • 1240 - Resignation and Dismissal
  • 1310 - Powers and Duties of the Board
  • 1320 - Nomination and Election of Board Members
  • 1321 - Duties of the President of the Board of Education
  • 1322 - Duties of the Vice President of the Board of Education
  • 1330 - Appointments and Designations by the Board of Education
  • 1331 - Duties of the District Clerk
  • 1332 - Duties of the School District Treasurer
  • 1334 - Duties of the External (Independent) Auditor
  • 1335 - Appointment and Duties of the Claims Auditor
  • 1336 - Duties of Central Treasurer
  • 1337 - Duties of the School Attorney
  • 1338 - Duties of the School Physician
  • 1339 - Duties of the Internal Auditor
  • 1410 - Policy
  • 1420 - Execution of Policy: Administrative Regulations
  • 1510 - Regular Board Meetings and Rules
  • 1511 - Agenda Availability
  • 1520 - Special Meetings of the Board of Education
  • 1610 - Annual District Meeting and Election/Budget Vote
  • 1611 - Business of the Annual District Election
  • 1620 - Annual Organization Meeting
  • 1630 - Legal Qualifications of Voters at School District Meetings
  • 1640 - Absentee Ballots
  • 1650 - Submission of Proposition at Annual Elections and Special District Meetings
  • 1710 - Quorum
  • 1720 - Minutes
  • 1730 - Executive Sessions
Internal Operations
  • 2110 - Orienting New Board Members
  • 2120 - Use of Parliamentary Procedure
  • 2121 - Board Member Training
  • 2160 - Ethical Standards for All Board of Education Members
  • 2210 - Committees of the Board
  • 2310 - Membership in Associations
  • 2320 - Attendance By Board Members at Conferences, Conventions and Workshops
  • 2330 - Compensation and Expenses
  • 2340 - Board Self-Evaluation
  • 2350 - Courtesies Provided to Current and Former Board Members
Community Relations
  • 3110 - Statements to the Community and Media
  • 3115 - Media Access to Schools
  • 3120 - Relations with Municipal Governments
  • 3140 - Flag Display
  • 3150 - School Volunteers
  • 3209 - Use of Service Animals
  • 3210 - Visitors to the School
  • 3220 - Public Participation at Board of Education Meetings
  • 3230 - Public Comments and Concerns
  • 3240 - Student Participation
  • 3250 - Parent-Teacher Organizations
  • 3260 - Booster Clubs
  • 3271 - Solicitation of Charitable Donations from School Children
  • 3272 - Advertising in the Schools
  • 3273 - Soliciting Funds from School Personnel
  • 3280 - Community Use of School Facilities, Materials and Equipment
  • 3281 - Use of Facilities by the Boy Scouts of America and Other Patriotic Youth Groups
  • 3290 - Operation of Motor-Driven Vehicles on District Property
  • 3310 - Public Access to Records
  • 3320 - Confidentiality of Computerized Information
  • 3410 - Code of Conduct on School Property
  • 3411 - Unlawful Possession of a Weapon Upon School Grounds
  • 3412 - Threats of Violence in School
  • 3420 - Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment in the School District
  • 3430 - Uniform Violent and Disruptive Incident System
  • 3510 - Emergency Closings
Administration
  • 4110 - Administrative Personnel
  • 4210 - Administrative Organization and Operation
  • 4211 - Line Responsibility
  • 4230 - Administrative Authority During the Absence of the Superintendent of Schools
  • 4240 - Administrative Latitude in the Absence of Board Policy
  • 4250 - Use of Committees
  • 4410 - Professional Development Opportunities
Non-Instructional/Business Operations
  • 5120 - School District Budget Hearing
  • 5130 - Budget Adoption
  • 5150 - Contingency Budget
  • 5220 - District Investments
  • 5230 - Acceptance of Gifts, Grants and Bequests to the School District
  • 5240 - School Tax Assessment and Collection
  • 5241 - Property Tax Exemption
  • 5250 - Sale and Disposal of School District Property
  • 5260 - Acceptable Use
  • 5310 - Bonding of Employees and School Board Members
  • 5321 - Mileage
  • 5322 - Use of the District Cell Phone
  • 5323 - Reimbursement for Meals/Refreshments
  • 5324 - Change Orders for Capital Projects
  • 5410 - Purchasing - Competitive Bidding and Offering
  • 5411 - Procurement of Goods and Services
  • 5412 - Use of Fleet Fuel Card
  • 5414 - Use of the District Procurement Card
  • 5421 - Alternative Formats for Instructional Materials
  • 5510 - Accounting of Funds
  • 5511 - Reserve Funds
  • 5512 - Maintenance of Fund Balance
  • 5520 - Extraclassroom Activity Fund
  • 5530 - Petty Cash Funds and Cash in School Buildings
  • 5540 - Publication of District's Annual Financial Statement
  • 5550 - Maintenance of Fiscal Effort (Title I Programs)
  • 5574 - Medicaid Compliance Program
  • 5575 - Post-Issuance Compliance For Tax-Exempt Obligations
  • 5620 - Fixed Asset Inventories, Accounting and Tracking
  • 5621 - Accounting of Fixed Assets
  • 5630 - Facilities: Inspection, Operations and Maintenance
  • 5631 - Hazardous Waste and Handling of Toxic Substances by Employees
  • 5640 - Use of Tobacco Products and/or Electronic Cigarettes
  • 5650 - Energy/Water Conservation and Recycling of Solid Waste
  • 5660 - School Food Service Program (Lunch & Breakfast)
  • 5661 - Wellness
  • 5670 - Records Management
  • 5672 - Information Security Breach and Notifications
  • 5673 - Employee Personal Identifying Information
  • 5674 - Data Networks and Security Access
  • 5675 - Student Grading Information Systems
  • 5680 - Safety and Security
  • 5681 - School District Safety Plans
  • 5682 - Cardiac Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in Public School Facilities
  • 5683 - Fire Drills, Bomb Threats and Bus Emergency Drills
  • 5684 - Use of Surveillance Cameras in the School District and on School Buses
  • 5690 - Exposure Control Program
  • 5692 - Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Related Illnesses
  • 5693 - Naming School Buildings and Facilities
  • 5694 - Pest Management and Pesticide Usage
  • 5710 - Transportation Program
  • 5720 - Scheduling and Routing
  • 5730 - Transportation of Students
  • 5750 - School Bus Safety Program
  • 5761 - Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus Drivers and Other Safety-Sensitive Employees
Personnel
  • 6000 - Identification Badges
  • 6110 - Code of Ethics for All Personnel and Board Members
  • 6111 - Conflict of Interest
  • 6120 - Equal Employment Opportunities
  • 6121 - Sexual Harassment of District Personnel
  • 6122 - Complaints and Grievances by Employees
  • 6130 - Evaluation of Personnel - Purposes
  • 6140 - Employee Medical Examinations
  • 6150 - Alcohol, Drugs and Other Substances (School Personnel)
  • 6151 - Drug-Free Workplace
  • 6161 - Professional Development Opportunities
  • 6170 - Safety of Students (Fingerprinting Clearance of New Hires)
  • 6180 - Staff-Student Relations (Fraternization)
  • 6190 - Whistleblower Policy
  • 6210 - Certified Personnel
  • 6211 - Recruitment
  • 6212 - Certification and Qualifications
  • 6213 - Registration and Professional Development
  • 6214 - Probation and Tenure
  • 6215 - Disciplining of a Tenured Teacher or Certified Personnel
  • 6217 - Employment of Relatives of District Personnel or Board of Education Members
  • 6220 - Temporary Teaching Personnel
  • 6310 - Appointment - Support Staff
  • 6320 - Supplementary School Personnel
  • 6410 - Maintaining Discipline and Conduct
  • 6420 - Employee Personnel Records and Release of Information
  • 6440 - Negotiations - Collective Bargaining Units
  • 6450 - Theft of Services or Property
  • 6460 - Jury Duty
  • 6470 - Staff Use of Computerized Information Resources
  • 6471 - Use of E-mail in the School District
  • 6511 - Continued Health Insurance for Surviving Spouse
  • 6520 - Workers' Compensation
  • 6530 - Payroll Deductions
  • 6540 - Defense and Indemnification of Board Members and Employees
  • 6551 - Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • 6552 - Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) / Military Leaves of Absence
  • 6562 - Employment of Retired Persons
  • 6570 - Employee Benefits - Non-Affiliated Personnel
  • 6600 - Eligibility for State Retirement System Benefits
Students
  • 7000 - Life Threatening Allergies
  • 7110 - Comprehensive Student Attendance Policy
  • 7111 - Released Time of Students
  • 7120 - Age of Entrance
  • 7130 - Entitlement to Attend - Age and Residency
  • 7131 - Education of Homeless Children and Youth
  • 7132 - Non-Resident Students
  • 7140 - Involuntary Transfer of Students
  • 7151 - International Exchange Students
  • 7210 - Student Assessment, Promotion and Placement
  • 7211 - Provision of Interpreter Services to Parents who are Hearing Impaired
  • 7212 - Response to Intervention (RTI) Process
  • 7220 - Graduation Requirements/ Early Graduation/ Accelerated Programs
  • 7222 - Diploma and/or Credential Options for Students with Disabilities
  • 7240 - Student Records - Access and Challenge
  • 7241 - Release of Information to the Non-Custodial Parent
  • 7242 - Student Directory Information
  • 7243 - Military Recruiters' Access to Secondary School Students and Information on Students
  • 7244 - Student Data Breaches
  • 7250 - Student Privacy, Parental Access to Information, and Administration of Certain Physical Examinations to Minors
  • 7270 - Rights of Parents
  • 7310 - School Conduct and Discipline
  • 7312 - Student Dress Code
  • 7313 - Suspension of Students
  • 7315 - Student Use of Computerized Information Resources (Acceptable Use Policy)
  • 7320 - Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs and Other Substances (Students)
  • 7321 - Use of Alcohol Sensing Devices
  • 7330 - Searches and Interrogations
  • 7340 - Bus Rules and Regulations
  • 7350 - Corporal Punishment/ Emergency Interventions
  • 7360 - Weapons in School and Gun Free Schools Act
  • 7410 - Extracurricular Activities and Equal Access
  • 7411 - Administrative Supervision of School Sponsored Student Publications and Activities
  • 7420 - Sports and the Athletic Program
  • 7421 - Mixed Competition for Athletic Participation
  • 7450 - Fund-raising by Students
  • 7460 - Constitutionally Protected Prayer in the Public Schools
  • 7510 - School Health Services
  • 7511 - Student Immunizations
  • 7513 - Administraton of Medication
  • 7514 - Health Records
  • 7520 - Accidents and Medical Emergencies
  • 7521 - Students with Life-Threatening Health Conditions
  • 7522 - Concussion Management
  • 7530 - Child Abuse and Neglect/Maltreatment
  • 7550 - Dignity for All Students Act
  • 7551 - Sexual Harassment of Students
  • 7552 - Bullying - Peer Abuse in the Schools
  • 7553 - Hazing of Students
  • 7555 - Student Use of Personal Technology
  • 7560 - Notification of Sex Offenders
  • 7580 - Safe Public School Choice Option to Students who are Victims of a Violent Criminal Offense
  • 7611 - Students with Disabilities
  • 7612 - Grouping by Similarity of Needs
  • 7613 - Role of Board in Implementing Student's Individualized Education Program
  • 7614 - Preschool Special Education Program
  • 7615 - Least Restrictive Environment
  • 7616 - Prereferral Intervention Strategies in General Education (Prior to a Referral for Special Education)
  • 7617 - Declassification of Students with Disabilities
  • 7618 - Use of Time Out Rooms
  • 7620 - Students with Disabilities Participating in School District Programs
  • 7621 - Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
  • 7631 - Appointment & Training of Committee on Special Ed/Subcommittee on Special Ed Members
  • 7632 - Appointment & Training of Committee on Preschool Special Ed (CPSE) Members
  • 7640 - Student Individualized Education Program (IEP): Development and Provision
  • 7650 - Identification and Register of Students with Disabilities (Child Find)
  • 7660 - Parent Involvement for Children with Disabilities
  • 7670 - Due Process Complaints: Selection and Board Appointment of Impartial Hearing Officers
  • 7671 - Use of Aversive Interventions
  • 7680 - Independent Educational Evaluations
Instruction
  • 8110 - Curriculum Development, Resources and Evaluation
  • 8130 - Equal Educational Opportunities
  • 8211 - Prevention Instruction
  • 8220 - Career and Technical (Occupational) Education
  • 8242 - Civility, Citizenship & Character Ed/Interpersonal Violence Prevention Education
  • 8250 - Animals in the School (Instructional Purposes)
  • 8260 - Programs and Projects Funded by Title One - District-Wide Parental Involvement
  • 8271 - The Children's Internet Protection Act - Internet Content Filtering/Safety Policy
  • 8280 - Instruction for English Language Learners
  • 8310 - Purposes of Instructional Materials
  • 8330 - Objection to Instructional Materials, Controversial Issues, Library Books, Texts and/or Media
  • 8331 - Controversial Issues
  • 8340 - Textbooks/Workbooks
  • 8410 - School Calendar and School Day
  • 8430 - Independent Study
  • 8440 - Homework
  • 8450 - Home Tutoring (Temporary Instruction)
  • 8460 - Field Trips
  • 8470 - Home Instruction (Home Schooling)