Board Policies

Use the links below to access different sections of the district policy manual. Each policy series is quite extensive, so if you're looking for a particular topic, you may want to use the Table of Contents to begin. The Table of Contents lists specific topics and their matching policy codes to help you find the proper section of the policy manual.

Table of Contents (PDF)

0000-Strategic Planning (Policies / Procedures) 
0100- Commitment to Strategic Planning
0300- Planning Process
0500- Strategic Plan
0510- Vision/ Belief Statement
0560- Strategic Action Plans: Mission, Goals,Target Objectives, and Strategies

1000 - Board of Directors (Policies / Procedures) 
1000- Legal Status and Operation
1005- Key Functions of the Board
1105- Electoral System
1110- Election
1111- Oath of Office
1112- Director Orientation
1113- Board Member Residency
1114- Board Member Resignation and Vacancy
1115- Vacancies
1210- Annual Organizational Meeting, Election of Officers
1220- Board Officers and Duties of Board Members
1240- Committees
1310- Policy Adoption, Manuals and Administrative Procedures
1320- Suspension of a Policy
1330- Administration in the Absence of Policy or Procedure
1400- Meeting Conduct, Order of Business and Quorum
1410- Executive or Closed Sessions
1420- Proposed Agenda and Consent Agenda
1440- Minutes
1450- Absence of a Board Member
1610- Conflicts of Interest
1620- The Board-Superintendent Relationship
1630- Evaluation of the Superintendent
1731- Board Member Expenses
1732- Board Member Insurance
1733- Board Member Compensation
1810- Annual Goals and Objectives
1822- Training and Development for Board Members
1830- Participation in School Boards' Association

2000 - Instruction (Policies / Procedures)
2000- Student Learning Goals
2004- Accountability Goals
2005- School Improvement Plans
2010- School Improvement Planning Teams
2020- Course Design, Selection and Adoption of Instructional Materials
2021- Library Media Centers
2022- Electronic Resources and Internet Safety
2024- Online Learning
2025- Copyrights Compliance
2029- Animals as Part of the Instructional Program
2030- Service Animals in Schools
2090- Program Evaluation
2100- Educational Opportunities for Military Children
2104- Federal and/or State Funded Special Instructional Programs
2106- Program Compliance
2107- Comprehensive Early Literacy Plan
2108- Remediation Programs
2110- Transitional Bilingual Instruction Program
2121- Substance Abuse Program
2125- Sexual Health Education
2126- HIV/AIDS Prevention Education
2140- Guidance and Counseling
2145- Suicide Prevention
2150- Co-Curricular Program
2151- Interscholastic Activities
2153- Noncurriculum-Related Student Groups
2161- Special Education and Related Services for Eligible Students
2162- Education of Students with Disabilities Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
2165- Home or Hospital Instruction
2170- Career and Technical Education
2178- Traffic Safety Education
2190- Highly Capable Programs 
2195- Academic Acceleration
2220- School Calendar
2240- Summer School
2255- Alternative Learning Experience Programs
2320- Field Trips, Excursions and Outdoor Education
2331- Controversial Issues/ Guest Speakers
2333- Flag Exercises
2336- Required Observances (Veterans Day, Constitution Day, Temperance and Good Citizenship Day, Disability History Month)
2337- Disability History Month
2340- Religious-Related Activities and Practices
2402- Language Arts
2402P- Language Arts
2403- Math
2403P- Math
2404- Science
2404P- Science
2405- Social Studies
2405P- Social Studies
2406- The Arts
2406P- The Arts
2407- Health and Fitness
2407P- Health and Fitness
2408- Intergraded Environmental and Sustainability Education
2409- World Language Competency
2409P- World Language Competency
2410- High School Graduation Requirements
2412- Diplomas for Veterans
2413- Equivalency Credit for Career and Technical Education Courses
2414- Community Service
2418- Waiver of High School Graduation Credits 
2419R- Resolution-Emergency Waiver of High School Graduation Credits
2420- Grading and Progress Reports
2421- Promotion/ Retention

3000 - Students (Policies / Procedures) 
3110- Qualifications of Attendance and Placement
3114- Part-Time, Home-Based, or Off-Campus Students
3115- Homeless Students- Enrollment Rights and Services
3116- Students in Foster Care
3120- Enrollment
3122- Excused and Unexcused Absences
3123- Withdrawal Prior to Graduation
3124- Removal/ Release of Student During School Hours
3126- Child Custody
3140- Release of Resident Students
3141- Nonresident Students
3142- International Student Exchange
3143- District Notification of Juvenile Offenders
3144- Release of Information Concerning Student Sex and Kidnapping Offenders
3200- Rights and Responsibilities
3205- Sexual Harassment of Students Prohibited
3207- Prohibition of Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying
3210- Nondiscrimination
3211- Transgender Students
3220- Freedom of Expression
3223- Freedom of Assembly
3224- Student Dress
3226- Interviews and Interrogations of Students on School Premises
3230- Student Privacy and Searches
3231- Student Records
3232- Parent and Student Rights in Administration of Surveys, Analysis or Evaluations
3240- Student Conduct Expectations and Reasonable Sanctions
3241- Classroom Management, Discipline and Corrective Action
3242- Closed Campus
3243- Student Driving
3244- Prohibition of Corporal Punishment
3245- Students and Telecommunication Devices
3246- Restraint, Isolation and Other Uses of Reasonable Force
3247- Isolation and Restraint of Students with IEPs and Section 504 Plans
3410- Student Health
3412- Automated External Defibrillators (AED)
3413- Student Immunization and Life-Threatening Health Conditions
3414- Infectious Diseases
3415- Accommodating Students with Diabetes
3416- Medication at School
3417- Catheterization
3418- Emergency Treatment
3419- Self-Administration of Asthma and Anaphylaxis Medications
3420- Anaphylaxis Prevention and Response
3421- Child Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Prevention
3422- Student Sports- Concussion, Head Injury and Sudden Cardiac Arrest
3432- Emergencies
3510- Associated Student Bodies
3520- Student Fess, Fines, Charges
3530- Fund Raising Activities Involving Students

4000 - Community Relations (Policies / Procedures) 
4000- Public Information Program
4020 Confidential Communications
4040- Public Access to District Records
4060- Distribution of Materials
4110- Citizens' Advisory Committees and Task Forces
4120- School-Support Organizations
4130- Title I Parental Involvement
4200- Safe and Orderly learning Environment
4210- Regulation of Dangerous Weapons on School Premises
4215- Use of Tobacco, Nicotine Products and Delivery Devices
4217- Effective Communication
4220- Complaints Concerning Staff or Programs
4235- Public Performances
4237- Contests, Advertising and Promotions
4260- Use of School Facilities
4265- Community Schools' Program
4310- District Relationships with Law Enforcement and other Government Agencies
4314- Notification of Threats of Violence or Harm
4315- Release of Information Concerning Sexual and Kidnapping Offenders
4320- Cooperative Programs with other Districts, Public Agencies, Private Schools and Daycare Agencies
4400- Election Activities

5000 - Personnel (Policies / Procedures) 
5000- Recruitment and Selection of Staff
5001- Hiring of Retired School Employees
5005- Employment: Disclosures, Certification Requirements, Assurances and Approval
5006- Certification Revocation
5010- Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action
5011- Sexual Harassment of District Staff Prohibited
5020- Collective Bargaining
5021- Applicability of Personnel Policies
5050- Contracts
5201- Drug-Free Schools, Community and Workplace
5202- CDL Drug and Alcohol testing Policy
5215- Assignment and Transfer of Certificated Administrative Staff
5222- Job-Sharing Staff Members
5231- Length of Work Day
5240- Evaluation of Staff
5251- Conflicts of Interest
5252- Staff Participation in Political Activities
5253- Maintaining Professional Staff/Student Boundaries
5260- Personnel Records
5270- Resolution of Staff Complaints
5271- Reporting Improper Governmental Action
5280- Separation from Employment
5281- Disciplinary Action and Discharge
5310- Compensation
5315- Garnishment and Personal Credit Problems
5400- Personnel Leaves
5401- Sick Leave
5403- Emergency and Discretionary Leave
5404- Family, Maternity and Military Caregiver Leave
5406- Leave Sharing
5407- Military Leave
5408- Jury Duty and Subpoena Leave
5410- Holidays
5411- Staff Vacations
5510- Retirement Programs
5520- Staff Development
5521- Teacher Assistance Program
5610- Substitute Employment
5612- Temporary Administrators
5630- Volunteers
5641- Student Teachers
5642- Internships

6000 - Management Support (Policies / Procedures)
6000- Program Planning, Budget Preparation, Adoption and Implementation 
6020- System of Funds and Accounts
6021- Interfund Loans
6030- Financial Reports
6040- Expenditures in Excess of Budget
6100- Revenues from Local, State and Federal Sources
6102- District Fundraising Activities
6106- Allowable Costs for Federal Programs
6112- Rental or Lease of District Real Property
6114- Gifts or Donations
6120- Investment of Funds
6210- Purchasing: Authorization and Control
6212- District Charge Cards
6213- Reimbursement for Travel Expenses
6215- Voucher Certification and Approval
6216- Reimbursement for Goods and Services: Warrants
6220- Bid Requirements
6230- Relations with Vendors

6240- Food and Beverage Consumption

6250- Cellular Telephones

6500- Risk Management
6511- Staff Safety
6512- Infection Control Program
6513- Workplace Violence Prevention
6530- Insurance
6535- Student Insurance
6540- School District's Responsibility for Privately-Owned Property
6570- Property and Data Management
6600- Transportation
6605- Student Safety Walking to School and Riding Buses
6607- Student Left on Board
6608- Video Cameras on School Buses
6610- Video Surveillance
6620- Special Transportation
6625- Private Vehicle Transportation
6630- Driver Training and Responsibility
6640- School -Owned Vehicles
6690- Contracting for Transportation Services
6700- Nutrition and Physical Fitness
6800- Safety, Operations and Maintenance of School Property
6801- Capital Assets/ Theft-Sensitive Assets
6810- Energy Management, Education and Conservation
6881- Disposal of Surplus Equipment and/or Materials
6882- Sale of Real Property
6883- Closure of Facilities
6890- State Environmental Policy Act Compliance
6895- Pesticide Notification, Posting and Record Keeping
6900- Facilities Planning
6905- Site Acquisition
6910- Construction Financing
6920- Construction Design
6925- Architect and Engineering Services
6950- Contractor Assurances, Surety Bonds and Insurance
6955- Maintenance of Records
6959- Acceptance of Completed Project
6970- Naming Facilities
6971- Works of Art