An annual organizational board meeting shall be held at which all newly elected board members will assume their duties and take the oath of office.  At the annual meeting, the board shall appoint all necessary board officers and committees.


The superintendent shall assume chairmanship of the meeting for the purpose of electing a board president.  Ballots for officers may be cast in secret, but the total vote for each candidate shall be recorded by the secretary.


The board shall also appoint the superintendent or another qualified employee as the district’s affirmative action coordinator for the year to meet federal Equal Employment Opportunity requirements.


Legal Reference:                       Neb. Statute 79-724                                                 




Cross Reference:                      201.01 Board Powers and Responsibilities

                                                201.02 Board Membership - Elections/Appointment






















Policy   Adopted:      12/08/03                                      COLUMBUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Policy Revised:        11/10/08                                       Columbus, Nebraska