CHILD ABUSE REPORTING
School employees who have reasonable cause to suspect a child is a victim of abuse or neglect, or who observe conditions which reasonably would result in abuse or neglect, shall report such incidents to the proper authorities.
The employee shall make an oral report to the local law enforcement agency by telephone, followed by a written report. The report will include all information required by law.
Legal Reference: Neb. Statute 28-711
Cross Reference: 403.03 Abuse of Students by School District Employees
502.09 Interviews of Students by Outside Agencies
507 Student Health and Well Being
Policy COLUMBUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Adopted: _3/13/06___ Columbus, Nebraska