Board Policy Manual
   MOST CURRENT POLICY PREVIOUS POLICIES
     
Section 1

 
School District Organization
 
1:10
School District Legal Status
 
1:20
District Organization, Operations,
and Cooperative Agreements

 
1:30
School District Philosophy
 
     
Section 2

 
School Board

 

Governance  
2:10 School District Governance  
2:20 Powers and Duties of the School
Board; Indemnification

Updated 03/2015
Powers and Duties of the School Board 
Effective 11/2009-03/2015

 Board Member  
2:30 School District Elections
Updated 02/2017
School District Elections 
Effective 07/2014-02/2017
2:40 Board Member Qualifications
Updated 03/2015
Board Member Qualifications 
Effective 11/2009-03/2015
2:50 Board Member Term of Office
Updated 03/2015
Board Member Term of Office 
Effective 08/2007-03/2015
2:60 Board Member Removal from Office
Updated 03/2015
Board Member Removal from Office
Effective 08/2007-03/2015
2:70 Vacancies on the School Board -
Filling Vacancies 

Updated 11/2016
Vacancies on the School Board - Filling Vacancies
Effective 08/2007-11/2016
2:80 Board Member Oath and Conduct
Updated 03/09/2015
Board Member Oath and Conduct 
Effective 08/2007-03/2015
2:90 OPEN  
2:100 Board Member Conflict of Interest
Updated 07/2017
Board Member Conflict of Interest
Effective 03/2016-07/2017
2:105 Ethics and Gift Ban  
2:110 Qualifications, Term, and
Duties of Board Officers
 
Updated 07/2014
 
2:120 Board Member Development
Updated 02/2017
Board Member Development
Effective 08/2007-02/2017
2:125 Board Member Compensation; Expenses
Updated 02/2017
Board Member Expenses
Effective 03/2013-02/2017

Board Relationships  
2:130 Board - Superintendent Relationship  
2:140 Communications To and From
the Board

Updated 02/2015
Communications To and From the Board
Effective 08/2007-02/2015
2:150 Committees
Updated 03/2016
Committees
Effective 08/2007-03/2016
2:160 Board Attorney
Updated 10/2015
Board Attorney
Effective 08/2007-10//2015
2:170 Procurement of Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Services  
2:180 OPEN  

Board Meetings  
2:190 Mailing Lists for Receiving Board
Material
 
 2:200 Types of School Board Meetings
Updated 02/2017
Types of School Board Meetings 
Effective 03/2015-02/2017
2:210 Organizational School Board
Meeting
 
 2:220 School Board Meeting Procedure
Updated 02/2017
School Board Meeting Procedure
Effective 03/2015-02/2017

2:230 Public Participation at School
Board Meetings and Petitions
to the Board

Updated 03/2015
Public Participation at School Board Meetings and Petitions 
to the Board

Effective 08/2007-03/2015

Board Policy
 
2:240 Board Policy Development
Updated 03/2015
Board Policy Development
Effective 08/2007-03/2015

Board Records
 
2:250
Access to District Public Records Updated 02/2017 Access to District Public Records
Effective 07/2015-02-2017

Uniform Grievance Procedure  
2:260 Uniform Grievance Procedure
Updated 10/2015
Uniform Grievance Procedure
Effective 04/2006-10/2015
     
Section 3

 
General School Administration    
 3:10 Goals and Objectives  
 3:20 OPEN  
 3:30 Chain of Command  
 3:40 Superintendent
Updated 02/2017

Superintendent
Effective 07/2015-02/2017
 3:50 Administrative Personnel Other Than the Superintendent
Updated 07/2015

Administrative Personnel Other 
Than the Superintendent

Effective 07/2015-02/2017
 3:60 Administrative Responsibility of the Building Principal
Updated 07/2015
Administrative Responsibility of the Building Principal
Effective 03/2014-07/2015
 3:70 Succession of Authority
Updated 07/2017
Succession of Authority
Effective 09/2007-07/2017
     
Section 4

 
Operational Services    
 4:10 Fiscal and Business Management
Updated 02/2017
Fiscal and Business 
Management
 
Effective 04/2015-02/2017
4:15 Identity Protection
 
4:20 OPEN  
4:30 Revenue and Investments 
Updated 07/2014
 
4:40 Incurring Debt
Updated 03/2015
Incurring Debt
Effective 01/2010-03/2015
4:45 Insufficient Fund Checks
and Debt Recovery

Updated 07/2015
Insufficient Fund Checks and Debt Recovery
Effective 04/2015-07/2015

Insufficient Fund Checks
Effective 03/2013-04/2015
4:50 Payment Procedures
Updated 10/2015
Payment Procedures
Effective 09/2007-10/2015
4:55
Use of Credit and Procurement Cards
Updated 02/2017
Use of Credit and Procurement 
Cards

Effective 03/2015-02/2017
 4:60 Purchases and Contracts
Updated 02/2017
Purchases and Contracts
Effective 03/2015-02/2017
4:70 Resource Conservation  
4:80 Accounting and Audits
Updated 02/2017
Accounting and Audits
Effective 09/2007-02/2017
 4:90 Activity Funds
Updated 03/2015
Activity Funds
Effective 09/2007-03/2015 
4:100 Insurance Management
Updated 08/2014
Insurance Management
Effective 03/2014-08/2014
4:105 Risk Management Program  
4:110 Transportation
Updated 02/2017
Transportation 
Effective 04/2015-02/2017
4:120 Food Services
Updated 04/2015
Food Services
Effective 04/2009-04/2015
4:130 Free and Reduced-Price Food Services
Updated 02/2017
Free and Reduced-Price Food Services
Effective 04/2015-02/2017
4:140 Waiver of Student Fees  
4:150 Facility Management and Building Programs
Updated 02/2017
Facility Management and 
Building Programs

Effective 04/2015-02/2017
4:160 Hazardous and Infectious
Materials
 
 4:170 Safety
Updated 02/2017

Safety
Effective 03/2016-02/2017

 4:175 Convicted Child Sex Offender; Screening; Notifications
Updated 02/2017
Convicted Child Sex Offender; Criminal Background Check 
and/or Screen; Notifications

Effective 08/2014-02/2017
     
Section 5

 
Personnel    
  General Personnel  
 5:10 Equal Employment Opportunity and Minority Recruitment
Updated 02/2017
Equal Employment Opportunity 
and Minority Recruitment

Effective 02/2015-02/2017
 5:20 Sexual Harassment  
 5:30 Hiring Process and Criteria
Updated 02/2017
Hiring Process and Criteria
Effective 02/2015-02/2017
 5:35 Compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act ​
Updated 07/2014
 
 5:40 Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease
Updated 07/2015
Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease
Effective 10/2007-07/2015 
 5:50 Drug- and Alcohol-Free
Workplace

Updated 10/2015
Drug- and Alcohol-Free Workplace
Effective 03/2014-10/2015
 5:60 Expenses
Updated 02/2017
Expenses
Effective 10/2007-02/2017
 5:70 Religious Holidays
Updated 07/2017
Religious Holidays
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
 5:80 Court Duty
Updated 07/2017
Court Duty
Effective 05/2012-07/2017
 5:90 Abused and Neglected Child Reporting 
Updated 03/2016
Abused and Neglected Child Reporting
Effective 03/2014-03/2016
 5:100 Staff Development Program
Updated 02/2017 
Staff Development Program
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
 5:110 Recognition for Service
Updated 07/2017
Recognition for Service
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
 5:120 Employee Ethics; Conduct; and Conflict of Interest
Updated 07/2017
Ethics and Conduct
Effective 07/2015-07-2017
5:125 ​Personal Technology and Social Media; Usage and Conduct
Updated 02/2017
Personal Technology and Social Media Usage and Conduct
Effective 07/2014-02/2017
 5:130 Responsibilities Concerning
Internal Information

Adopted 04/2015
 
 5:140 Solicitations By or From Staff
Updated 07/2017
Solicitations By or From Staff
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
5:150 Personnel Records  
5:160 OPEN  
 5:170 Copyright
Updated 10/2015
Copyright
Effective 10/2007-10/2015
5:180 Temporary Illness or Temporary Incapacity
Updated 07/2015
Temporary Illness or Temporary Incapacity
Effective 07/2014-07/2015 
  5:185 Family and Medical Leave
Updated 02/2017
Family and Medical Leave
Effective 02/2015-02/2017
  Professional Personnel  
 5:190 Teacher Qualifications
Updated 02/2017
Teacher Qualifications 
Effective 07/2014-02/2017
 5:200 Terms and Conditions of
Employment and Dismissal
 
5:210 Resignations
Updated 07/2017
Resignations
Effective 10/2007-07-2017
 5:220 Substitute Teachers
Updated 04/2015
Substitute Teachers
Effective 10/2007-04/2015 
 5:230 Maintaining Student Discipline
Updated 07/2017
Maintaining Student Discipline
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
 5:240 Suspension 
Updated 07/2014
 
 5:250 Leaves of Absence
Updated 07/2017
Leaves of Absence
Effective 02/2017-07-2017
 5:260 Student Teachers
Updated 02/2017
Student Teachers
Effective 02/2015-02/2017
  Educational Support Personnel  
5:270 Employment At-Will, Compensation, and Assignment
Updated 10/2015
Employment At-Will, Compensation, and Assignment
Effective 07/2015-10/2015

Employment At-Will, Compensation, and Assignment
Effective 09/2012-07/2015 
5:280 Duties and Qualifications
Updated 02/2017
Duties and Qualifications
Effective 08/2014-02/2017
 5:285 Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus and Commercial  Vehicle
Drivers

Updated 07/2017
Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus and Commercial Vehicle Drivers
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
5:290 Employment Termination and Suspensions
Updated 10/26/2015
Employment Termination and Suspensions
Effective 07/2015-10/2015

Employment Termination and Suspensions
Effective 01/2009-07/2015 
5:295 Retirement Enhancement  
5:300 Schedules and Employment Year
Updated 07/2017
Schedules and Employment Year
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
5:310 Compensatory Time-Off
Updated 03/2015
Compensatory Time-Off
Effective 09/2012-03/2015 
5:320 Evaluation
Updated 07/2017
Evaluation
Effective 10/2007-07/2017
 5:330 Sick Days, Vacation, Holidays, and Leaves
Updated 07/2017
Sick Days, Vacation, Holidays, and Leaves
Effective 02/2017-07/2017


     
Section 6
 
Instruction    
  Philosophy and Goals  
6:10  Educational Philosophy and Objectives  
6:15  School Accountability
Updated 02/2017
School Accountability
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
  Educational Calendar and Organization  
6:20  School Year Calendar and Day
Updated 04/2015
School Year Calendar and Day
Effective 03/2014-04/2015
6:30  Organization of Instruction  
  Curriculum  
6:40  Curriculum Development
Updated 07/2015
Curriculum Development
Effective 11/2007-07/2015
6:50  School Wellness
Updated 02/2017
School Wellness
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
6:60  Curriculum Content
Updated 02/2017
Curriculum Content 
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
6:65  Student Social and Emotional Development  
6:70  Teaching about Religions
Updated 07/2017
Teaching about Religions
Effective 11/207-07/2017
6:80  Teaching about Controversial Issues  
6:90  Kindergarten  
6:100  Using Animal in the Educational Programs
Updated 11/2016
Using Animals in the Educational Program
Effective 11/2007-11/2016
  Special Programs  
6:110  Programs for Students At Risk of Academic Failure and/or
 Dropping Out of School and Graduation Incentives Program

Updated 04/2015
Programs for Students At Risk of Academic Failure and/or 
Dropping Out of School and Graduation Incentives Program

Effective 11/2007-04/2015 
 6:120  Education of Children with Disabilities  
6:130  Program for the Gifted
Updated 04/2016
Program for the Gifted
Effective 11/2007-04/2016
6:140  Education of Homeless Children
Updated 02/2017
Education of Homeless Children
Effective 11/2007-02/2017
6:145  Migrant Students
Updated 02/2017
Migrant Students
Effective 11/20017-02/2017
6:150  Home and Hospital Instruction 
Updated 08/2014
Home and Hospital Instruction
Effective 02/2012-08/2014
6:160  English Learners
Updated 02/2017
English Learners
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
6:170  Title I Programs
Updated 02/2017
Title I Programs
Effective 11/2007-02/2017
6:180  Extended Instructional Programs  
6:190  Extracurricular and Co-Curricular Activities  
  Instructional Resources  
6:200  OPEN  
6:210  Instructional Materials  
6:220  OPEN  
 6:230  Library Resource Center  
6:235  Access to Electronic Networks
Updated 11/2016
Access to Electronic Networks
Effective 07/2015-11/2016
6:240  Field Trips  
6:250  Community Resource Persons and Volunteers  
6:255  Assemblies and Ceremonies   
6:260  Complaints About Curriculum, Instructional Materials, and Programs  
  Guidance and Counseling  
6:270  Guidance and Counseling Program
Updated 03/2016
Guidance and Counseling Program
Effective 11/2007-03/2016
   Achievement  
6:280  Grading and Promotion
Updated 03/2016
Grading and Promotion
Effective 02/2015-03/2016

Grading and Promotion
Effective 11/2007-02/2015
6:290  Homework  
6:300  Graduation Requirements
Updated 04/2016
Graduation Requirements
Effective 02/2015-04/2016

Graduation Requirements
Effective 11/2007-02/2015
6:310  High School Credit for Non-District Experiences; Course Substitutions; Re-Entering Students
Updated 02/2017
High School Credit for Non-District Experiences; Course Substitutions; Re-Entering Students
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
6:315  High School Credit for Students in Grade 7 or 8
Adopted 03/2016
 
6:320  High School Credit for Proficiency
Updated 03/2016
High School Credit for Proficiency
Effective 11/2010-03/2016
6:330  Achievement and Awards  
6:340  Student Testing and Assessment Program
Updated 02/2017
Student Testing and Assessment Program
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
     
Section 7
 
Students    
  Equity  
7:10  Equal Educational Opportunities
Updated 11/2016
Equal Educational Opportunities
Effective 10/2015-11/2016
7:15  Student and Family Privacy Rights
Updated 02/2017
Student and Family Privacy Rights
Effective 12/2007-02/2017
7:20  Harassment of Students Prohibited
Updated 03/2015
Harassment of Students Prohibited
Effective 08/2014-03/2015 

Harassment of Students Prohibited
Effective 11/2010-08/2014
  Assignment and Admission  
7:30  Student Assignment and Intra-District Transfer
Updated 02/2017
Student Assignment and Intra-District Transfer
Effective 12/2007-02/2017
7:40  Nonpublic School Students, Including Parochial and Home-
Schooled Students

Updated 10/2015
Nonpublic School Students, Including Parochial and Home-
Schooled Students

Effective 12/07-10/2015
7:50  School Admissions and Student Transfers To and From Non-District Schools
Updated 02/2017
School Admissions and Student Transfers To and From Non-District Schools 
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
7:60  Residence
Updated 02/2017
Residence
Effective 04/2009-02/2017
  Attendance  
7:70  Attendance and Truancy
Updated 02/2017
Attendance and Truancy 
Effective 07/2014-02/2017
7:80  Release Time for Religious Instruction/Observance  
7:90  Release During School Hours  
7:100  Health, Eye, and Dental Examinations; Immunizations; and Exclusion of Students
Updated 07/2017
Health, Eye, and Dental Examinations; Immunizations; 
and Exclusion of Students

Effective 03/2016-07/2017

7:110  OPEN  
7:120  OPEN  
  Rights and Responsibilities  
7:130  Student Rights and Responsibilities 
Updated 03/2016
Student Rights and Responsibilities
Effective 12/2007-03/2016
7:140  Search and Seizure
Updated 03/2016
Search and Seizure 
Effective 07/2014-03/2016
7:150  Agency and Police Interviews
Updated 04/2016
Agency and Police Interviews
Effective 12/2007-04/2016
7:160  Student Appearance  
7:170  Vandalism
Updated 03/2015
Vandalism
Effective 12/2007-03/2015
  Effective 12/2007-03/2015  
7:180  Preventing Bullying, Intimidation, and Harassment
Updated 10/2015
Preventing Bullying, Intimidation, and Harassment
Effective 10/2014-10/2015 
7:185  Teen Dating Violence Prohibited  
7:190  Student Behavior
Updated 02/2017
Student Behavior
Effective 04/2016-02/2017
7:200  Suspension Procedures
Updated 04/2016
Suspension Procedures
Effective 03/2015-04/2016

Suspension Procedures
Effective 12/2007-03/2015 
7:210  Expulsion Procedures
Updated 04/2016
Expulsion Procedures
Effective 01/2009-04/2016 
7:220  Bus Conduct
Updated 04/2016
Bus Conduct
Effective 10/2015-04/2016

Bus Conduct
Effective 04/2015-10/2015

Bus Conduct
Effective 12/2007-04/2015
 7:230  Misconduct by Students with Disabilities
Updated 04/2016
Misconduct by Students with Disabilities
Effective 01/2009-04/2016
7:240  Conduct Code for Participants in Extracurricular Activities
Updated 04/2016
Conduct Code for Participants in Extracurricular Activities
Effective 03/2015-04/2016

Conduct Code for Participants in Extracurricular Activities
Effective 01/2009-03/2015 
  Welfare Services  
7:250  Student Support Services
Updated 02/2017
Student Support Services
Effective 08/2014-02/2017
7:260  Exemption from Physical Education
Updated 02/2017
Exemption from Physical Activity
Effective 10/2015-02/2017
7:270  Administering Medicines to Students Updated 02/2017 Administering Medicines to Students
Effective 11/2016-02/2017 
7:275  Orders Forgo Life-Sustaining Treatment  
7:280  Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease  
7:285  Food Allergy Management Program  
7:290  Adolescent Suicide Awareness and Prevention Program  
  Activities  
7:300  Extracurricular Athletics
Updated 03/2016
Extracurricular Athletics
Effective 03/2014-03/2016
7:305 
Student Athlete Concussions and Head Injuries
Updated 02/2017
Student Athlete Concussions and Head Injuries
Effective 04/2016-02/2017

7:310  Restrictions on Publications; Elementary Schools
Updated 02/2017
Restrictions on Publications
Effective 10/2015-02/2017
7:315  Restrictions on Publications; High Schools
 
7:320  OPEN  
7:325  Student Fundraising Activities
Updated 10/2015
Student Fundraising Activities
Effective 12/2007-10/2015 
7:330  Student Use of Buildings - Equal Access  
  Records  
7:340  Student Records
Updated 02/2017
Student Records
Effective 11/2016-02/2017
     
Section 8

 
Community Relations    
 8:10 Connection with the Community
Updated 10/2015
Connection with the Community
Effective 01/2008-10/2015
8:20 Community Use of School Facilities
Updated 04/2015
Community Use of School Facilities
Effective 04/2008-04/2015
8:25 Advertising and Distributing Materials in Schools Provided by
Non-School Related Entities
 
8:30 Visitors to and Conduct on School Property
Updated 02/2017
Visitors to and Conduct on School Property 
Effective 03/2016-02/2017
8:40 Spectator Conduct at School Events  
8:50 OPEN  
 8:60 OPEN  
8:70 Accommodating Individuals with Disabilities
Updated 02/2017
Accommodating Individuals with Disabilities
Effective 12/2008-02/2017
 8:80 Gifts to the District
Updated 10/2015
Gifts to the District
Effective 01/2008-10/2015
8:90 Parent Organizations and Booster Clubs
Updated 11/2016
Parent Organizations and Booster Clubs
Effective 01/2008-11/2016
 8:95 Parental Involvement  
8:100 Relations with Other Organizations and Agencies
Updated 02/2017
Relations with Other Organizations and Agencies
Effective 03/2015-02/2017
8:110 Public Suggestions and Complaints
Updated 11/2016
Public Suggestions and Complaints
Effective  01/2008-11/2016