802.  SCHOOL ORGANIZATION

1.        Purpose

The Board recognizes that the District's organizational structure can affect both the instructional program and the operation of the schools.

2.        Authority

        Title 22

        Sec. 4.3

        SC 1310

Upon approval of the Department of Education, the Board directs that district schools be organized as follows:

Elementary school: grades K through 3.

Intermediate school: grades 4 through 6.

Middle school: grades 7 through 8.

Senior high school: grades 9 through 12.

3.        Delegation of         Responsibility

The Superintendent shall continually monitor the effectiveness of the District's organizational plan and recommend to the Board modifications that benefit the instructional program, effectively utilize District resources, and implement the Board's educational goals.