POLICY DEVELOPMENT

 

The board has jurisdiction to determine the policies, which will govern the operations of the school district with the force and effect of law.

 

The written policy statements contained in this manual provide guidelines and goals to the citizens, administration, employees and students in the school district community.  The policy statements shall be the basis for the formulation of regulations by the administration.  The board shall determine the effectiveness of the policy statements by evaluating periodic reports from the administration.

 

Policy statements may be proposed by a board member, administrator, employee, student or member of the school district community.  Proposed policy statements or ideas shall be submitted to the superintendent’s office for possible placement on the board agenda.  It shall be the responsibility of the superintendent to bring these proposals to the attention of the board.

 

Legal Reference:                       Neb. Statute 79-520 (Class I)

                                                                     79-521 ( Class IV)

                                                                     79-522 (Class V)

                                                                     79-523 (Class VI)

                                                                     79-526 (Class I through IV)

                                                                     79-532

                                                                     79-539

                                                NDE Rule 10.004.01A1

 

Cross Reference:                      102      Educational Philosophy of the District

                                                201.01 Board Powers and Responsibilities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Policy                                                                           COLUMBUS PUBIC SCHOOLS

Adopted:        12-08-03                                                           Columbus, Nebraska