007.  POLICY MANUAL ACCESS

Section 1.    Authority

   SC 407, 510

   Pol. 003

The Board adopts the procedures and policies contained in the Policy Manual as a governance tool for the Board and as a resource for district administrators and employees, students, parents/guardians, residents and community members.

The Board Policy Manual shall be published and maintained on the district’s publicly accessible website.

    65 P.S.

    Sec. 67.701

    Pol. 801

The Board Policy Manual shall be considered a public record.  A copy of the Policy Manual shall be available  in the administration office during regular office hours.

Section 2.  Delegation of Responsibility

The Superintendent or designee shall maintain an orderly plan for the promulgation of policies to students, parents/guardians and staff  who are affected by them and shall provide easy accessibility to an up-to-date Policy Manual.

    Pol. 003

The Superintendent or designee shall be responsible to review existing policy in light of Board actions and revisions to state and federal statutes and regulations, and to recommend to the Board the changes necessary to maintain a current and compliant Board Policy Manual.

References:

School Code – 24 P.S. Sec. 407, 510, 510.2

Right-to-Know Law – 65 P.S. Sec. 67.101 et seq.

Board Policy – 003, 801