Board Policy Manual

SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 8 (KOOTENAY LAKE) – BOARD POLICY MANUAL

TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Review of Administrative Guidelines

BYLAWS

#1 Student/Parent Appeal

#2 Local School Calendar

#3 Indemnification of Employees and Trustees

#4 Trustee Elections

SECTION 100 GENERAL SCHOOL BOARD OPERATIONS

101 Trustee Code of Ethics

102 Board Meeting Procedures & District Committees

110 Speaking on Behalf of the Board

111 Board Representatives

112 Trustee Indemnities

113 Trustee Expenses

114 Trustee and Senior Management Professional Development

115 Communication Protocols for Trustees

116 BCSTA Obligations

117 Temporary Superintendent Succession – New

SECTION 200 GENERAL

200 Prevention of Violence in the Workplace

201 Liability Coverage

203 Discrimination and Harassment

204 Criminal Record Checks for Employees

205 Fees, Deposits & Financial Hardship

206 Communications, Concerns and Complaints

207 Child Abuse & Neglect

208 Employee Recognition

209 Health Promoting Schools

210 Tobacco and Electronic Smoking Devices – New

212 Outside Organizations

213 Maintenance of Order

214 Gender Equity

215 Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

216 Police Investigations in Schools

217 Scent Free Environment – New

220 District Computer Network/Internet User Agreement

221 Parent Advisory Councils/District Parent Advisory Council

223 District Growth Plan

224 School Planning Councils

230 Policy & Regulation Development & Revision

240 Volunteers

241 Community Coaches

242 Heritage

243 Wireless Technology in Schools

SECTION 300 PUPILS

300 Student Conduct & Discipline

300.1 Use of Illegal Drugs & Alcohol

301 Student Attendance

302 Student Services

303 Student Registration Requirements

304 Student Records

305 Student Eligibility for Extra-Curricular Activities

306 International Students

310 Student Medication

311 Head Lice

312 Anaphylaxis

313 Cell Phones & Digital Devices

320 Scholarships and Bursaries

 

SECTION 400 INSTRUCTION & SCHOOL ORGANIZATION

400 Learning Resources: Selection

401 Learning Resources: Challenge

410 Language

411 Health & Career Education K-9 and Planning 10

412 Locally Developed Courses

413 Sex Education & the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

420 Equivalency Credit

421 Challenge for Course Credit

430 Extra and Co-Curricular Activities

440 Distributed Learning

442 Independent Homeschooler

451 Student Assessment & Promotion

460 School Closure

461 School Choice & Catchments

462 Schools and Programs of Choice

 

SECTION 500 PERSONNEL

501 Personnel Files

502 Personnel Employment Practices

503 Job Descriptions

504 Confidential Medical Records

510 Non-Contractual Leaves of Absence

515 Teacher-Administrator Exchanges

540 Hiring & Placement of Principals and Vice-Principals

541 Administrative Mobility

543 Relocation Assistance for Senior Management

545 Principal and Vice-Principals’ Meetings

546 Supervisory Conflict of Interest – New

 

SECTION 600 FINANCE

601 Fiscal Management

602 Banking & Audit Tenders

605 Disposal of Real Property & Improvements

610 Acquisition/Disposal of Board Assets

611 Gifts to Schools

612 School Inventories

613 Business & Community Advertising & Sponsorship

613 – Principal’s Checklist Form

SECTION 700 OPERATIONS & TRANSPORTATION

710 Overnight Accommodation

711 Playgrounds

720 Asbestos

721 Pesticides/Herbicides

725 Winter Conditions (INTERIM)

730 Pupil Transportation

731 Bus Transportation for Independent School Students

732 Transportation Assistance

740 Care/Handling of Sick or Injured Students at School

742 Board-Owned Vehicles