Board Policy Manual

Complete Policy (310 Pages)

Section 1 - Table of Contents

1:10 School District Legal Status - 1:20 District Organization, Operations, and Cooperative Agreements - 1:30 School District Philosophy

Section 2 - Table of Contents

2:10 School District Governance - 2:20 Powers and Duties of the School Board; Indemnification - 2:30 School District Elections - 2:40 Board Member Qualifications - 2:50 Board Member Term of Office - 2:60 Board Member Removal from Office - 2:70 Vacancies on the School Board/Filling Vacancies - 2:70E Exhibit; Checklist for Filling Board Vacancies  by Appointment - 2:80 Board Member Oath and Conduct - 2:80E Exhibit; Board Member Code of Conduct - 2:100 Board Member Conflict of Interest - 2:105 Ethics and Gift Ban - 2:110 Qualifications, Term, and Duties of Board Officers - 2:120 Board Member Development - 2:120E1 Exhibit; Guidelines for Serving as a Mentor to a New School Board Member - 2:120E2 Exhibit; Website Listing Development and Training Completed by Board Members - 2:125 Board Member Expenses - 2:130 Board/Superintendent Relationship - 2:140 Communications To and From the Board - 2:140E Exhibit; Guidance for Board Member Communications, Including Email Use - 2:150 Committees - 2:160 Board Attorney - 2:160E Exhibit; Checklist for Selecting a Board Attorney - 2:170 Procurement of Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Services - 2:200 Types of School Board Meetings - 2:210 Organizational School Board Meeting - 2:220 School Board Meeting Procedure - 2:220E1 Exhibit; Board Treatment of Closed Meeting Verbatim Records and Minutes - 2:220E2 Exhibit; Motion to Adjourn to Closed Meeting - 2:220E3 Exhibit; Closed Meeting Minutes - 2:220E4 Exhibit; Open Meeting Minutes - 2:220E5 Exhibit; Semi-Annual Review of Closed Meeting Minutes - 2:220E6 Exhibit; Log of Closed Meeting Minutes - 2:230 Public Participation at School Board Meetings and Petitions to the Board - 2:240 Board Policy Development - 2:240E1 Exhibit; PRESS Issue Updates - 2:250 Access to District Public  Records - 2:260 Uniform Grievance Procedure

Section 3 -  Table of Contents

3:10 Goals and Objectives - 3:30 Chain of Command - 3:40 Superintendent - 3:50 Administrative Personnel Other Than the Superintendent - 3:60 Administrataive Responsibility of the Building Principal - 3:70 Succession of Authority

Section 4 - Table of Contents

4:10 Fiscal and Business Management - 4:15 Identity Protection - 4:30 Revenue and Investments - 4:40 Incurring Debt - 4:45 Insufficient Fund Checks and Debt Recovery - 4:50 Payment Procedures - 4:55 Use of Credit and Procurement Cards - 4:60 Purchases and Contracts - 4:70 Resource Conservation - 4:80 Accounting and Audits - 4:90 Activity Funds - 4:100 Insurance Management - 4:110 Transportation - 4:120 Food Services - 4:130 Free and Reduced-Price Food Services - 4:140 Waiver of Student Fees - 4:150 Facility Management and Building Programs - 4:160 Environmental Quality of Buildings and Grounds - 4:170 Safety - 4:175 Convicted Child Sex Offender, Criminal Backgroun Check and/or Screen, Notifications - 4:180 Pandemic Preparedness

Section 5 - Table of Contents

5:10 Equal Employment Opportunity and Minority Recruitment - 5:20 Workplace Harassment Prohibited - 5:30 Hiring Process and Criteria - 5:35 Compliance with Fair Labor Standards Act - 5:40 Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease - 5:50 Drug Free and Alcohol Free Workplace; Tobacco Prohibition - 5:60 Expenses - 5:70 Religious Holidays - 5:80 Court Duty - 5:90 Abused and Neglected Child Reporting - 5:100 Staff Development Program - 5:120 Ethics and Conduct - 5:125 Personal Technology and Social Media; Usage and Conduct - 5:126 Creation and Use of Official Social Media Sites and Software Applications for/by MPCUD #23 Employees - 5:127 Attendees at MPCUD #23 Events - 5:128 Social Media Comments and Participation Policy - 5:130 Responsibilities Concerning Internal Information - 5:140 Solicitations By or From Staff - 5:150 Personnel Records - 5:170 Copyright - 5:180 Temporary Illness or Temporary Incapacity - 5:185 Family and Medical Leave - 5:190 Teacher Qualifications - 5:200 Terms and Conditions of Employment and Dismissal - 5:210 Resignations - 5:220 Substitute Teachers - 5:230 Maintaining Student Discipline - 5:240 Suspension - 5:250 Leaves of Absence - 5:260 Student Teachers - 5:270 Employment At-Will, Compensation, and Assignment - 5:280 Duties and Qualifications - 5:2825 Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus and Commercial Vehicle Drivers - 5:290 Employment Termination and Suspensions - 5:300 Schedules and Employment Year - 5:310 Compensatory Time-Off - 5:320 Evaluation - 5:330 Sick Days, Vacation, Holidays, and Leaves

Section 6 - Table of Contents

6:10 Educational Philosophy and Objectives - 6:15 School Accountability - 6:20 School Year Calendar and Day - 6:30 Organization of Instruction - 6:40 Curriculum Development - 6:50 School Wellness - 6:60 Curriculum Content - 6:65 Student Social and Emotional Development - 6:70 Teaching About Religions - 6:80 Teaching About Controversial Issues - 6:100 Using Animals in the Educational Program - 6:110 Programs for Students At Risk of Academic Failure and/or Dropping Out of School and Graduation Incentives - 6:120 Education of Children with Disabilities - 6:140 Education of Homeless Children - 6:145 Migrant Students - 6:150 Home and Hospital Instruction - 6:160 English Learners - 6:170 Title I Programs  - 6:190 Extracurricular and Co-Curricular Activities - 6:210 Instructional Materials - 6:230 Library Media Program - 6:235 Access to Electronic Networks - 6:240 Field Trips - 6:250 Community Resources Persons and Volunteers - 6:255 Assemblies and Ceremonies - 6:260 Complaints About Curriculum, Instructional Materials, and Programs - 6:270 Guidance and Counseling Programs - 6:280 Grading and Promotion - 6:290 Homework - 6:300 Graduation Requirements - 6:310 High School Credit for Non-District Experiences; Course Substitutions; Re-Entering Students - 6:320 High School Credit for Proficiency - 6:330 Achievement and Awards - 6:340 Student Testing and Assessment Program

Section 7 - Table of Contents

7:10 Equal Educational Opportunities - 7:15 Student and Family Privacy Act - 7:20 Harassment of Students Prohibited - 7:30 Student Assignment - 7:40 Nonpublic School Students, Including Parochial and Home-Schooled Students - 7:50 School Admissions and Student Transfers To and From Non-District Schools - 7:60 Residence - 7:70 Attendance and Truancy - 7:80 Release Time for Religious Instruction/Observance - 7:90 Release During School Hours - 7:100 Health Eye, and Dental Examinations; Immunizations; and Exclustion of Students - 7:130 Student Rights and Responsibilities - 7:140 Search and Seizure - 7:150 Agency and Police Interviews - 7:160 Student Appearance - 7:170 Vandalism - 7:180 Prevention of and  Response to Bullying, Intimidation, and Harassment - 7:185 Teen Dating Violence Prohibited - 7:190 Student Discipline - 7:200 Suspension Procedures - 7:210 Expulsion Procedures - 7:220 Bus Conduct - 7:230 Misconduct by Students with Disabilities - 7:240 Conduct Code for Participants in Extracurricular Activities - 7:250 Student Support Services - 7:260 Exemption from Physical Activity - 7:270 Administering Medicines to Students - 7:280 Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease - 7:285 Food Allergy Management Program - 7:290 Suicide and Depression Awareness and Prevention - 7:300 Extracurricular Athletics - 7:305 Student Athlete Concussions and Head Injuries - 7:310 Restrictions and Publications - 7:325 Student Fundraising Activities - 7:330 Student Use of Buildings/Equal Access - 7:340 Student  Records

Section 8 - Table of Contents

8:10 Connection with Community - 8:20 Community Use of School Facilities - 8:25 Advertising and Distributing Materials in Schools Provided by Non-School Relatd Entities - 8:30 Visitors to and Conduct on School Property - 8:70 Accommodating Individuals with Disabilities - 8:80 Gifts to the District - 8:90 Parent Organizations and Booster Clubs - 8:95 Parental Involvement - 8:100 Relations with Other Organizations and Agencies - 8:110 Public Suggestions and Concerns

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