Board of Education Policies

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Policy Index

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Board Operations (Section 1000)

Organization of the Board of Education

Nominations and Election of the Board of Education Members

The Role of the Board of Education

Board Policy

Meetings of the Board of Education

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Internal Operations (Section 2000)

Board of Education Committees

Board of Education Activities

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Community Relations (Section 3000)

School Community Relations

Participation by the Public

District Records

Public Order on School Property

Emergency Situations

Relations with Educational Research Centers

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Administration (Section 4000)

Administrative Operations

Central Office and Building Administration

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Non-Instructional/Business Operations (Section 5000)





Fiscal Accounting & Reporting



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Personnel (Section 6000)

Certified Personnel

Support Staff


Compensation and Related Benefits

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Students (Section 7000)


Student Progress

Student Conduct

Student Activities

Student Welfare

Students with Disabilities

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Instruction (Section 8000)


Elementary and Secondary Education

Instructional Materials

Instructional Arrangements

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