010. POLICY DEVELOPMENT - Pg.
010. POLICY DEVELOPMENT
Section 1. Purpose
It is the intent of the Board to adopt policies governing the operation, educational programs, and administration of its schools to:
Section 2. Adoption Of Board Policy
Need for policy may be brought to the Board President by the Superintendent, citizen, student, staff member, and/or Board member.
The Board President refers the policy concern to the Board for discussion and consideration.
After concurrence by the Board that a policy is needed, the President will refer the concern to the Superintendent.
The Superintendent will be responsible for developing a proposed policy and accompanying administrative procedures with input from appropriate resources such as, but not limited to administrators, GMEA, other staff, citizens, students, PSBA and others.
The Superintendent recommends to the Board a proposed policy and any accompanying administrative procedures to be placed on the Board agenda:
Adoption of the policy must be made by majority vote of the full number of members of the Board.
Section 3. Updating Of Policy
It is the function of the Superintendent to review previously adopted policies as deemed appropriate by the Board.
When it is appropriate to revise policies, the procedures for adoption, as outlined above, shall apply.