Board Policy ManuaL

POLICY ON PUBLIC REVIEW:

Section 1: School District Organization: TABLE OF CONTENTS

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


Section 2: Board of Education: TABLE OF CONTENTS

Governance
2:10-School District Governance
2:20-Powers and Duties of the Board of Education

Board Member
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 Board of Education - Filling Vacancies
2:80-Board Member Oath and Conduct
2:80E-Exhibit-Board Member Code of Conduct
2:90-Open
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
2:120E2-Exhibit Website Listing Development and Training Completed by Board Members
2:125-Board Member Expenses

Board Relationships
2:130-Board-Superintendent Relationship
2:140-Communications To and From the Board
2:150-Committees
2:160-Board Attorney
2:170-Procurement of Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Services
2:180-Open

Board Meetings
2:190-Open
2:200-Types of Board of Education Meetings
2:210-Organizational Board of Education Meeting
2:220-Board of Education Meeting Procedure
2:230-Public Participation at Board of Education Meetings and Petitions to the Board

Board Policy
2:240-Board Policy Development

Board Records
2:250-Access to District Public Records

Uniform Grievance Procedure
2:260-Uniform Grievance Procedure


Section 3: General School Administration: TABLE OF CONTENTS

3:10-Goals and Objectives
3:12-The Concept of Administration
3:20-Open
3:30-Chain of Command
3:40-Superintendent
3:50-Administrative Personnel Other Than the Superintendent
3:52-Compensation-Administrators
3:60-Administrative Responsibility of the Building Principal
3:70-Succession of Authority


Section 4: Operational Services: TABLE OF CONTENTS

4:10-Fiscal and Business Management
4:15-Identity Protection
4:20-Fund Balances
4:30-Revenue and Investments
4:40-Incurring Debt
4:45-Insufficient Fund Checks
4:50-Payment Procedures
4:55-Use of Procurement Cards
4:60-Purchases and Contracts
4:70-Reserved
4:80-Accounting and Audits
4:82-Capital Assets
4:90-Activity Funds
4:100-Insurance Management
4:102-Insurance: Workers' Compensation
4:110-Transportation
4:120-Food Service
4:130-Free and Reduced-Price Food Services
4:140-Waiver of Student Fees
4:150-Facility Management and Building Programs
4:160-Enviromental Quality of Buildings and Grounds
4:170-Safety
4:180-Reserved


Section 5: Personnel: TABLE OF CONTENTS

General Personnel
5:10-Equal Employment Opportunity and Minority Recruitment
5:20-Workplace Harrasment Prohibited
5:30-Hiring Process and Criteria
5:32-Rights, Responsibilties and Duties
5:34-Coaching
5:35-Compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act
5:38-Employee Discipline
5:40-Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease
5:50-Drug- and Alchohol-Free Workplace
5:60-Expenses
5:70-Reserved
5:80-Court Duty
5:90-Abused and Neglected Child Reporting
5:100-Staff Development Program
5:110-Reserved
5:120-Ethics and Conduct
5:122-Tutoring for Compensation
5:130-Responsibilities Concerning Internal Information
5:140-Solicitations By or From Staff
5:150-Personnel Records
5:160-Computer Network System Use Policy-Resignation/Retirement
5:170-Publication or Creation of Materials/Copyrights and Patents
5:180-Temporary Illness or Temporary Incapacity
5:185-Family and Medical Leave
5:186-Victims' Economic Security and Safety Act (VESSA)

Professional Personnel
5:190-Teacher Qualifications
5:200-Terms and Conditions of Employment and Dismissal
5:210-Resignations
5:220-Substitute Teachers
5:230-Reserved
5:240-Reserved
5:250-Leave of Absence
5:260-Student Teachers

Educational Support Personnel
5:270-Employment At-Will, Compensation, and Assignment, Terms and Conditions
5:280-Duties and Qualifications
5:285-Reserved
5:290-Employment Termination
5:300-Schedules and Employment Year
5:310-Reserved
5:320-Reserved
5:330-Sick Days, Vacation, Holidays, and Leaves


Section 6: Instruction: TABLE OF CONTENTS

Philosophy and Goals
6:10-Educational Philosophy and Objectives
6:15-School Accountability

Educational Calendar and Organization
6:20-School Year Calendar and Day
6:30-Organization of Instruction

Curriculum
6:40-Curriculum Development
6:50-School Wellness
6:60-Curriculum Content
6:62-Physical Education
6:65-Student Social and Emotional Development
6:70-Teaching About Religions
6:80-Teaching About Controversial Issues
6:90-Open
6:100-Using Animals in the Educational Program

Special Programs
6:110-Programs for Students At Risk of Academic Failure and/or Dropping Out of School and Graduation Incentives Program
6:120-Education of Children with Disabilities
6:130-Reserved
6:140-Education of Homeless Children
6:145-Reserved
6:150-Home and Hospital Instruction
6:160-English Language Learners
6:170-Title I Programs
6:180-Reserved
6:182-Summer School
6:185-Reserved
6:190-Extracurricular and Co-Curricular Activities
6:192-Contest for Students

Instructional Resources
6:200-Open
6:210-Instructional Materials
6:220-Open
6:230-Reserved
6:235-Technology System Use and Internet Safety Policy
6:240-Field Trips
6:250-Reserved
6:255-Assemblies and Ceremonies
6:260-Complaints About Curriculum, Instructional Materials, and Programs

Guidance and Counseling
6:270-Reserved

Achievement
6:280-Grading and Promotion
6:290-Homework
6:300-Reserved
6:310-Reserved
6:320-Reserved
6:330-Reserved
6:340-Student Testing and Assessment Program


Section 7: Students:  TABLE OF CONTENTS

Equity
7:10-Equal Educational Opportunities
7:15-Student and Family Privacy Rights
7:20-Harassment of Students Prohibited

Assignment and Admission
7:30-Student Assignment and Intra-District Transfer
7:30E1-Exhibit-Alternative Attendance Request Form
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

Attendance
7:70-Attendance and Truancy
7:80-Release Time for Religious Instruction/Observance
7:90-Reserved
7:100-Health, Eye, and Dental Examinations; Immunizations; and Exclusion of Students
7:110-Open
7:120-Open

Rights and Responsibilities
7:130-Student Rights and Responsibilities
7:140-Search and Seizure
7:150-Agency and Police Interviews
7:160-Student Appearance
7:165-Reserved
7:170-Vandalism
7:180-Preventing 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-Reserved

Welfare Services
7:250-Reserved
7:260-Exemption from Physical Activity
7:270-Administering Medicines to Students
7:275-Reserved
7:280-Communicable and Chronic Infectious Disease
7:285-Food Allergy Management Program
7:290-Reserved

Activities
7:330-Reserved
7:305-Student Athlete Concussions and Head Injuries
7:310-Restrictions on Publications
7:320-Open
7:325-Student Fund-Raising Activities
7:330-Reserved

Records
7:340-Student Records


Section 8: Community Relations: TABLE OF CONTENTS

8:10-Connection with the Community
8:20-Community Use of School Facilities
8:20E-Exhibit-Community Use of School Facilities
8:25-Advertising and Distributing Materials in Schools Provided by Non-School Related Entities
8:25E1-Exhibit-Advertising Rules and Regulations
8:25E2- Exhibit-Application to Distribute Written Materials to Students of Kildeer Countryside CCSD96
8:30-Visitors to and Conduct on School Property
8:30E1-Exhibit-Letter to Parent/Guardian Sex Offender - Conditions for School Visits
8:30E2-Exhibit-Letter to Non-Parent Sex Offender - Restrictions on Access to School Property
8:30E3-Exhibit-Letter to Non-Parent Sex Offender - Permitting School Visit
8:40-Open
8:50-Open
8:60-Open
8:70-Accommodating Individuals with Disabilities
8:80-Gifts to the District
8:90-Parent Organizations and Booster Clubs
8:95-Reserved
8:100-Reserved
8:110-Reserved