Policies

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SERIES 0000 - MISSION, GOALS, OBJECTIVES
Index to Policy 0000 Series.PDF

0000 Statement of Philosophy.PDF
0050 Code of Ethics.PDF
0100 Mission Statement.PDF
0200 Goals Objectives for Student Accomplishment.PDF
0521 Nondiscrimination.PDF
0521.1 Grievance Procedure for Section 504, Title IX and Title VIII Regulations.PDF
0521.2 Commitment to Religious Neutrality (Prayer in the Schools).PDF

SERIES 1000 - COMMUNITY RELATIONS
Index to Policy 1000 Series.PDF

1110.1 Parent Involvement.PDF
1112 News Media Relationships.PDF
1112.5 Media Access to Students.PDF
1120 Public Participation at Board Meetings.PDF
1140 Distribution of Materials by Students.PDF
1220 Advisory Committees to the Board.PDF
1260 Educational Foundations.PDF
1312 Complaints and Concerns.PDF
1316.1 Public Conduct at School Activities.PDF
1322 Student Contests.PDF
1330 Use of School Facilities.PDF
1331 Smoke-Free Environment.PDF
1700 Otherwise Lawful Possession of Firearms on School Property.PDF

SERIES 2000 - ADMINISTRATION
Index to Policy 2000 Series.PDF

2000.01 Board-Superintendent Relationship.PDF
2120 RSD7 Organizational Chart.PDF
2131 Superintendent of Schools.PDF
2210 Policy and Regulation Systems.PDF
2300 Statement of Ethics for Administrators.PDF
2400 Evaluation of Administrators.PDF
2460 Retention and Disposal of Administrative Records.PDF

SERIES 3000 - BUSINESS AND NON-INSTRUCTION
Index to Policy 3000 Series.PDF

3110 Budget Planning.PDF
3160 Transfer of Funds Between Categories.PDF
3231 Medical Reimbursement For Special Education Students & Admin Regs.PDF
3240 Tuition Fees.PDF
3260 Sales and Disposal of Obsolete or Surplus Equipment and Materials.PDF
3280 Gifts, Grants, and Bequests.PDF
3281.1 Business Industry and Corporate Involvement.PDF
3320 Purchasing Procedures.PDF
3323 Soliciting Prices, Bidding Requests.PDF
3434 Periodic Audits.PDF
3435 Accounts - Fraud Prevention and Investigation.PDF
3453 Student Activity Funds.PDF
3511 Compliance with 504 Regulations.PDF
3513.1 Energy Conservation.PDF
3516 Health and Safety Concerns.PDF
3516.4 Sex Offender Notification.PDF
3516.5 Sex Offenders on School Property.PDF
3520.13 Student Data Privacy.PDF
3524 Hazardous Materials in School and Admin Regulations.PDF
3541 Transportation Services and Admin Regulations.PDF
3541.44 Transporting Students in Privately Owned Vehicles.PDF
3542.31 Free or Reduced Lunch Prices and Admin Regs.PDF
3524.43 Food Service Charging Policy.PDF
3543.31 Electronic Communication Use and Retention and Admin Regs.PDF
3549.9 Transportation Safety Complaints.PDF

SERIES 4000 - PERSONNEL
Index to Policy 4000 Series.PDF

4000.1 Title IX.PDF
4110 Recruit Employ Professional Staff.PDF
4111-4211 Recruitment and Selection.PDF
4111.1-42111.1 Equal Employment Opportunity.PDF
4111.3 Minority Recruitment.PDF
4112 Appointment.PDF
4112.5-4113.5 Security Check Fingerprinting.PDF
4112.6-4212.6 Personnel Records.PDF
4112.8-4212.8 Nepotism Employment of Relatives.PDF
4115 Evaluation and Support Program.PDF
4115.3 Policy Regarding Athletic Coaches.PDF
4117.4 Non-renewal/Suspension.PDF
4118.1-4218.1 Duties of Personnel.PDF
4118.11-4218.11 Nondiscrimination.PDF
4118.13-4218.13 Conflict of Interest.PDF
4118.14-4218.14 Disabilities.PDF
4118.51-4218.51 Social Networking Websites.PDF
4118.112-4218.112 Sexual Harrassment.PDF
4118.231-4218.231 Alcohol, Drugs, and Tobacco.PDF
4118.234-5141.231 Psychotropic Drug Use.PDF
4121 Substitute Teachers.PDF
4131 Staff Development.PDF
4147.1-4247.1 Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens.PDF
4147.3-4247.3 Staff Communicable Disease.PDF
4148.1(a) - 4248.1 Employee Safety.PDF
4152.6-4252.6 Family and Medical Leave Act.PDF
4200 Family Violence Leave Policy.PDF
4212.42 Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus Drivers.PDF
4215 Supervision and Evaluation.PDF

SERIES 5000 - STUDENTS
Index to Policy 5000 Series.PDF

5113 Attendance, Excused Absences and Truancy with Admin. Regs.PDF
5113.2 Truancy.PDF
5114 Suspension and Expulsion - Due Process.PDF
5114.1 Exclusion from Co-Curricular Activities.PDF
5118 School Accomodations to Resident and Nonresident Children in RSD#7.PDF
5118.1 Homeless Students.PDF
5123 Promotion, Acceleration, Retention.PDF
5125-5125.1 Student Records.PDF
5125.11 Health Medical Records.PDF
5126 Board of Education Student Achievement Awards.PDF
5131 Conduct at School and Activities.PDF
5131.1 Bus Conduct.PDF
5131.6 Alcohol Use, Drugs, and Tobacco (Including Performance Enhancing Substances).PDF
5131.7 Weapons and Dangerous Instruments.PDF
5131.8 Out of School Misconduct.PDF
5131.9 Gang Activity or Association.PDF
5131.21 Student Code of Conduct.PDF
5131.61 Smoking Policy.PDF
5131.81 Electronic Devices.PDF
5131.91 Hazing.PDF
5131.111 Video Surveillance.PDF
5131.911 Bullying and Teen Dating Violence.PDF
5131.913 Cyberbullying.PDF
5136 Foreign Exchange Students.PDF
5141.3 School Entrance, Immunization and Screening Requirements.PDF
5141.4 Reporting of Child Abuse or Neglect.PDF
5141.5 Suicide Prevention.PDF
5141.6 Crisis Response.PDF
5141.7 Student Sports - Concussion and Head Injuries.PDF
5141.21 Administering Medications.PDF
5141.22 Communicable and Infectious Diseases.PDF
5141.24 Students, Staff with HIV, ARC, or AIDS.PDF
5141.25 Students with Special Health Care Needs.PDF
5144.1 Use of Physical Force.PDF
5145.4(A) Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504.PDF
5145.4(B) Nondiscrimination.PDF
5145.5 Student Grievance Procedures.PDF
5145.11 Law Enforcement Officials.PDF
5145.12 Search and Seizure.PDF
5145.14 On-Campus Recruitment.PDF
5145.53 Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Youth.PDF
5145.121 Vehicle Searches on School Grounds.PDF
5145.122 Use of Dogs to Search School Property.PDF
5145.124 Use of Alcohol Detection Devices .PDF
5145.511 Sexual Abuse Prevention and Education Program.PDF

SERIES 6000 - INSTRUCTION
Index to Policy 6000 Series.PDF

6000 Concept and Roles in Instruction.PDF
6111 School Calendar.PDF
6114 Emergencies and Disaster Preparedness.PDF
6114.1 Fire Emergency Drills.PDF
6114.8 Emergencies and Disaster Preparedness - Pandemic Flu.PDF
6115 Ceremonies and Observances.PDF
6121 Nondiscrimination in the Instructional Program.PDF
6140-6141 Curriculum Policy.PDF
6141 Acceptable Use Policy (AUP).PDF
6141.311 Limited English Proficiency Program.PDF
6141.312 Migrant Students.PDF
6141.328(a) BYOD and Administrative Regulations.PDF
6142.1 Family Life Education.PDF
6142.101 School Wellness.PDF
6144 Controversial Issues.PDF
6144.1 Exemption from Instruction.PDF
6145.3 Student Publications.PDF
6145.8 Student Activity Funds.PDF
6146 Graduation Requirements.PDF
6146.1 Grading - Assessment Systems.PDF
6150 Computer System Acceptable Use.PDF
6152 Grouping Policy.PDF
6153 Field Trips.PDF
6154 Student Homework.PDF
6159 Individualized Education Program - Special Education Program.PDF
6161 Selection of Textbooks and Instructional Material.PDF
6161.2 Care of Instructional Materials.PDF
6161.3 Comparability of Services.PDF
6162.6 Copyright Laws Compliance.PDF
6162.61 Survey of Students.PDF
6164.11 Drugs, Alcohol, Tobacco.PDF
6164.12 Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.PDF
6171 Special Education.PDF
6172.3 Parent Instruction of Students at Home.PDF
6172.4 Title I Parent Involvement.PDF
6172.41 Title I Programs.PDF
6176 Career Education.PDF
6180 Evaluation of the Instructional Program.PDF
6181 Evaluation of Special Education Program.PDF
6200 Adult Continuing Education.PDF

SERIES 9000 - BYLAWS OF THE BOARD
Index to Policy 9000 Series

9000 Roles, Responsibilities, and Limits of Authority.PDF
9110 Number of Members, Plan of Representation, and Terms of Office.PDF
9120 Annual Organizational Meeting.PDF
9121 Board of Education Officers.PDF
9125 Legal Representation.PDF
9127 Duties of the Auditor.PDF
9130 Committees.PDF
9131 Standing Committees and Representatives.PDF
9132-9133 Special Committees and Advisory Committees.PDF
9160 Student Representatives to the Board of Education.PDF
9270 Conflict of Interest.PDF
9271 Code of Ethics.PDF
9310 Formulation, Adoption, and Amendment of Policies.PDF
9313 Administrative Regulations.PDF
9314 Suspension of Policies, Bylaws, Regulations.PDF
9321 Regular and Special Meetings.PDF
9322 Executive Session.PDF
9323 Agenda.PDF
9325 Meeting Conduct and Parliamentary Procedures.PDF
9330 Board, School System Records.PDF
9440 Monitoring Products and Processes.PDF

GREEN POLICIES
Green Cleaning Program in Schools.PDF
Green Products.PDF

DATA PRIVACY
The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) treats data confidentiality and the privacy of student educational records very seriously. It complies with all federal laws including Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), state statutes, and guidelines to protect confidential data.