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NORTHWESTERN SCHOOL DISTRICT

POLICY MANUAL




Policy 000 LOCAL BOARD PROCEDURES (click to view 000 Policies)

  • 000            Board Policy/Administrative Regulations
  • 001            Name And Classification
  • 002            Authority And Powers
  • 003            Functions
  • 004            Membership
  • 005            Organization
  • 006            Meetings
  • 006.1         Use Of Speakerphones
  • 007            Policy Manual Access
  • 011            Board Governance Standards/Code Of Conduct

Policy 100 PROGRAMS (click to view 100 Policies)

  • 100            Strategic Plan
  • 101            Mission Statement/Beliefs/Vision Statement
  • 102            Academic Standards
  • 103            Nondiscrimination In School And Classroom Practices
  • 103.1         Nondiscrimination – Qualified Students With Disabilities
  • 104            Nondiscrimination In Employment And Contract Practices
  • 105            Curriculum Development
  • 105.1         Review of Instructional Materials By Parents/Guardians And Students
  • 105.2         Exemption From Instruction
  • 106            Guides For Planned Instruction
  • 107            Adoption Of Planned Instruction
  • 108            Adoption Of Textbooks
  • 109            Resource Materials
  • 110            Instructional Supplies
  • 111            Lesson Plans
  • 112            Guidance Counseling
  • 113            Special Education
  • 113.1         Discipline of Students With Disabilities
  • 113.2         Behavior Management Plan
  • 113.3         Screening And Evaluations For Students With Disabilities
  • 113.4         Confidentiality of Special Education Student Information
  • 114            Gifted Education
  • 115            Vocational Technical Education
  • 116            Tutoring
  • 117            Homebound Instruction
  • 118            Independent Study
  • 119            Current Events
  • 121            Field Trips
  • 122            Extracurricular Activities
  • 123            Interscholastic Athletics
  • 123.1         Concussion Management
  • 123.2         Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • 124            Alternative Instruction Methods
  • 125            Adult Education
  • 126            Class Size
  • 127            Assessments
  • 130            Homework
  • 132            Alternative Extended Education Program
  • 136            Religious Instruction
  • 137                     Home Education Programs
  • 137.1         Extracurricular Participation By Home Education Students
  • 138                     Limited English Proficiency Program
  • 140            Charter Schools
  • 140.1         Extracurricular Participation By Charter/Cyber Charter Students
  • 142            Migrant Students
  • 143            Standards For Persistently Dangerous Schools
  • 144            Standards For Victims Of Violent Crimes
  • 146            Student Services

Policy 200 PUPILS (click to view 200 Policies)

  • 200            Enrollment In District
  • 201            Admission Of Students
  • 202            Eligibility Of Nonresident Students
  • 203            Communicable Diseases And Immunization
  • 203.1         HIV Infection
  • 204            Attendance
  • 204.1         Attendance - Cyber Programs
  • 205            Postgraduate Students
  • 206            Assignment Within District
  • 207            Confidential Communications Of Students
  • 208            Withdrawal From School
  • 209            Health Examinations/Screenings
  • 209.1         Food Allergy Management
  • 210            Use Of Medications
  • 210.1         Possession/Use Of Asthma Inhalers/Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
  • 211            Student Accident Insurance
  • 212            Reporting Student Progress
  • 213            Assessment Of Student Progress
  • 214            Class Rank
  • 215            Promotion And Retention
  • 216            Student Records
  • 216.1         Supplemental Discipline Records
  • 216.2         Student Records for Students with Disabilities
  • 217            Graduation Requirements
  • 218            Student Discipline
  • 218.1         Weapons
  • 218.2         Terroristic Threats/Acts
  • 219            Student Complaint Process
  • 220            Student Expression/Distribution And Posting Of Materials
  • 221            Dress And Grooming
  • 222            Tobacco Use
  • 223            Use Of Bicycles And Motor Vehicles
  • 224            Care Of School Property
  • 225            Relations With Law Enforcement Agencies
  • 226            Searches
  • 227            Controlled Substances/Paraphernalia
  • 227.1         Voluntary Random Controlled Substances Testing
  • 227.2         Controlled Substance Awareness In Extracurricular Activities/Athletics
  • 228            Student Government
  • 229            Student Fundraising
  • 230            Public Performances By Students
  • 231            Social Events And Class Trips
  • 232            Student Involvement In Decision-Making
  • 233            Suspension And Expulsion
  • 234            Pregnant/Married Students
  • 235            Student Rights and Responsibilities
  • 235.1         Surveys
  • 236            Student Assistance Program
  • 237            Electronic Devices
  • 239            Foreign Exchange Students
  • 246            Student Wellness
  • 247            Hazing
  • 248            Unlawful Harassment
  • 249            Bullying/Cyberbullying
  • 250            Student Recruitment
  • 251            Homeless Students

 

Policy 300 EMPLOYEES (click to view 300 Policies)

  • 301            Creating A Position
  • 302            Employment Of Superintendent
  • 304            Employment Of District Staff
  • 305            Employment Of Substitutes And Part-Time Employees
  • 306            Employment Of Summer School Staff
  • 307            Student Teachers/Interns
  • 308            Employment Contract/Board Resolution
  • 309            Assignment And Transfer
  • 310            Abolishing A Position
  • 311            Suspensions/Furloughs
  • 312            Evaluation Of Superintendent
  • 313            Evaluation Of Administrative Employees
  • 313.1         Evaluation Of Professional Employees
  • 313.2         Evaluation Of Support Employees
  • 314            Physical Examination
  • 314.1         HIV Infection
  • 316            Nontenured Employees
  • 317            Conduct/Disciplinary Procedures
  • 317.1         Educator Misconduct
  • 318            Penalties For Tardiness
  • 319            Outside Activities
  • 320            Freedom Of Speech In Nonschool Settings
  • 321            Political Activities
  • 322            Gifts
  • 323            Tobacco Use
  • 324            Personnel Files
  • 325            Dress And Grooming
  • 326            Complaint Process
  • 327            Management Team
  • 328            Compensation Plans/Salary Schedules
  • 330            Overtime
  • 331            Job Related Expenses
  • 332            Working Periods
  • 333            Professional Development
  • 334            Sick Leave
  • 335            Family And Medical Leaves
  • 336            Personal Necessity Leave
  • 337            Vacation
  • 338            Sabbatical Leave
  • 338.1         Compensated Professional Leaves
  • 339            Uncompensated Leave
  • 340            Responsibility For Student Welfare
  • 341            Benefits For Part-Time Employees
  • 342            Jury Duty
  • 343            Paid Holidays
  • 348            Unlawful Harassment
  • 351            Drug And Substance Abuse

Policy 600 FINANCES (click to view 600 Policies)

  • 601            Fiscal Objectives
  • 602            Budget Planning
  • 603            Budget Preparation
  • 604            Budget Adoption
  • 605            Tax Levy
  • 606            Tax Collection
  • 607            Tuition Income
  • 608            Bank Accounts
  • 609            Investment Of District Funds
  • 610            Purchases Subject To Bid/Quotation
  • 611            Purchases Budgeted
  • 612            Purchases Not Budgeted
  • 613            Cooperative Purchasing
  • 614            Payroll Authorization
  • 615            Payroll Deductions
  • 616            Payment Of Bills
  • 617            Petty Cash
  • 618            Student Activity Funds
  • 619            District Audit
  • 620            Fund Balance
  • 621                     Local Taxpayer Bill Of Rights
  • 622                     GASB Statement 34
  • 624            Taxable Fringe Benefits
  • 626            Federal Fiscal Compliance
  • 627            Electronic Signatures

 

Policy 700 PROPERTY (click to view 700 Policies)

  • 701            Facilities Planning
  • 702            Gifts, Grants, Donations
  • 703            Sanitary Management
  • 704            Maintenance
  • 705            Safety
  • 706            Property Records
  • 707            Community Use Of School Facilities
  • 708            Lending Of Equipment And Books
  • 709            Building Security
  • 710            Use Of Facilities By Staff And Students
  • 715            Use Of FAX Machines
  • 716            Integrated Pest Management
  • 717            Cellular Telephones
  • 718            Service Animals in Schools


Policy 800 OPERATIONS (click to view 800 Policies)

  • 800            Records Management
  • 801            Public Records
  • 802            School Organization
  • 803            School Calendar
  • 804            School Day
  • 805            Emergency Preparedness
  • 805.1         Relations With Law Enforcement Agencies
  • 806            Child/Student Abuse
  • 807            Opening Exercises/Flag Displays
  • 808            Food Services
  • 808.1         Free/Reduced-Price Meals and Free Milk
  • 810            Transportation
  • 810.1         Drug And Alcohol Testing - Covered Drivers
  • 811            Bonding
  • 812            Property Insurance
  • 813            Other Insurance
  • 814            Copyright Material
  • 815            Acceptable Use Of Internet, Computers and Network Resources
  • 818                     Contracted Services
  • 822            Automated External Defibrillator (AED)/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • 825            State Mandate Waivers
  • 828            Fraud
  • 830            Breach Of Computerized Personal Information

 

Policy 900 COMMUNITY (click to view 900 Policies)

  • 901            Public Relations Objectives
  • 902            Publications Program
  • 903            Public Participation In Board Meetings
  • 904            Public Attendance At School Events
  • 905            Citizen Advisory Committees
  • 906            Public Complaints
  • 907            School Visitors
  • 908            Relations With Parents/Guardians
  • 909            Municipal Government Relations
  • 910            Community Engagement
  • 911            News Media Relations
  • 912            Relations With Educational Institutions
  • 913            Nonschool Organizations/Groups/Individuals
  • 914            Relations With Intermediate Unit
  • 916            School Volunteers
  • 917            Parental/Family Involvement
  • 918            Title I Parental Involvement