Board of Education Policies

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Internal Operations

Policy: Description:
100 Mission Statement
101 Philosophy
102 Objectives
103 Scope of Board Authority & Delimitation of Policy Manual
105 Board Member Authority
110 Exercise of Home Rule Powers
121 Board Agenda
130 Board Attorney
131 Board Consultants
132 Board Committees
140 Policy Development & Adoption
145 Absence of Board Policy
150 Duties of the Board Member
151 Code of Ethics
155 Annual Board Appointments & Other Action
156 Vacancies on the Board of School Trustees
157 Board Member Compensation & Expenses
158 Professional Organizations
160 Public Participation in Meetings
161 Meetings, Rules of Order, Voting
165 Minutes of the Board Meetings
167 Board-Superintendent Relations
168 Public Expressions of Board Members
169 Conflict of Interest
172 Internal Board Organization
175 Local Organization/Line of Authority
 

Community Relations

210 Access to Public Records
211 Records Exempt from Public Disclosure
220 Board Appointments
230 Complaint Procedure
240 Communication with the Public
245 Visitors to School 
255 Commercial Advertisement & Solicitations
 

Curriculum & Instruction

320 School Age Child Care Program
340 Right to Inspect Certain Instructional Materials/Consent for Students Participation in Personal Analysis or Survey
345 Library Materials Selection/Evaluation/Review
346 Technology Policy
346.1 Hardware
346.2 Software
346.3 Network
347 Social Media Policy
348 Copyright Compliance
349 Textbook Adoption, Review, & Disposal
350 Controversial Materials/Issues
360 Post-Secondary Enrollment Programs
370 Title I Parent Involvement
380 Participation of Students of Non-Public, Non-Accredited Schools
385 Graduation Requirements
396 Medication-Field Trip Policy
397 Animals in Classroom
 

Personnel

401 Evaluation of Superintendent
402 Policy of Non-Discrimination
405 Sexual Harassment
410 Staff Development Leave
411 Family & Medical Leaves of Absence Policy (All Certified School Personnel)
412 Family & Medical Leaves of Absence Policy (All Non-Certified School Personnel)
420 Early Retirement
434 Board Policy for Drug Free Workplace & Prevention of Substance Abuse
438 Administration of Medication at School
441 Training & Health Precautions for Communicable Diseases
455 Bus Driver Drugs & Alcohol Testing
456 Criminal History Information
460 Use of Tobacco in School Buildings 
460.1 Smoke Free School Policy
461 Assignment/Promotion/Transfer
462 Substitute Teachers
463 Substitute Teacher Pay
464 Participation in Political Activities 
465 Arrival/Dismissal of Personnel
468 Resignation/Separation
471 Staff Gifts/Soliciting/Selling
472 Board-Staff Communications
473 Policy for Exempting Certain Records from Public Disclosure
474 Reduction In Force ("RIF") In Certificated Staff
 

Business Operations

500 Business Operations
501 Budget Development
505 Code of Ethics
506 Materiality and Process For Reporting Material Items
510 Transfer of Funds
511 Investment Policy
513 Board of Finance
515 Financial Reports
520 Temporary Loans
525 Bids & Quotations
526 Award of Contracts
527 Vendor Relations
545 Extracurricular Accounts
546 Credit Card Usage
584 Rental & Loaning of School Property/Equipment
585 Facility Rentals & Service Charges
586 Community Use of Bowen Auditorium
587 Swimming Pool Rental 
588 Use of School Property by Organizations that are Operating a School Age Child Care Program
589 Fixed Asset Management Policy
590 Pest Control 
590.1 Chemical Management Policy 
591 Rainy Day Fund
592 Management & Maintenance of Property 
598 Purchases of Supplies & Materials/Small Purchases
 

Transportation & Food Service

600 Transportation
601 Transportation Fund
602 Transportation Equipment 
603 Transportation of Handicapped Children
604 Bus Use Other than Regular Routes
605 Use of School Owned Vehicles
620 Class Field Trips
621 Extracurricular Trips
650 Cafeteria Service
651 Guidelines for Determination of Free Meals
660 Schools Corporation Policy to Limit Vehicle Idling
 

Students

700 School Entrance Age
701 Admission of New Students/Missing Children
702 Homeless Students: Enrollment Rights & Services
703 Admission Procedures from Private Schools
704 Transfer of a Student
704.1 Foreign & Foreign Exchange Students
705 Re-Enrollment of Students
706 Student Attendance 
706.1 Student Driver's License Permit Restriction & Habitual Truancy
707 Student Records
707.1 Non-Custodial Parent Relations
708 Student Discipline
708.1 Corporal Punishment
708.2 Threatening Behavior toward Staff Members
708.3 Use of Isolated Time Outs & Restraints
709 Search & Seizure
710 Law Enforcement Involvement/Relations
711 Illegal Narcotics Searches 
712 Student Organization Fund Raising
713 Immunizations 
714 Report of Student Child Abuse
715 Student Suicide
716 Homebound Instruction
717 Guidance Services
725 Student Publications 
726 Guidelines for Distribution of Publication on School Property
730 Wellness Policy
760 Supervision of Pupils
770 Withdrawal from School-Exit Interview/Designee
785 Promotion/Retention/Remediation
786 Retaining Students of Athletic Purposes
788 Homework
789 Display of Flag & Pledge of Allegiance 
790 Moment of Silence
 

Special Education Services

800 Special Education Services (Currently Unavailable)
801 Special Education Procedures
 

Special Education Reference Section

(Reference: Special Services Handbook NCI)

7.1.1. Meetings of the Governance Board of Directors
7.1.2. Cooperative Funding Formula (Currently Unavailable)
7.1.3. Administrative Procedures
7.2.1. Least Restrictive Environment
7.2.2. Case Load/Class Size Determination
7.2.3. Transfer Request Due to Child Care Arrangements
7.2.4. Independent Educational Evaluations
7.2.5. Educational Surrogate Parent
7.2.6. Assistive Technology Equipment
7.2.7. Policy for an Assistance Animal to Attend  School & be transported by School Transportation
7.2.8. Educational Assessment Guidelines
7.3.1. Education Records
7.3.2. Administration of Medication at School 
7.3.3. Emergency Medical Authorization-No Non Resuscitate Directives
7.3.4. Non-Custodial Parent Relations
7.3.5. Services to Students Enrolled in Private Schools
7.4.1. Facilitation for Resolving Parent/School Conflicts 
7.4.2. Private Service Providers