Board Policies

Rose Tree Media Board of School Directors make this Manual of Policies a useful guide for all members of the Rose Tree Media School District employees, students and community members.  The  following downloads make use of the Adobe Acrobat file.               

See below for Student Discipline Code

 

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BOARD POLICIES

 

   000 Local Board Procedures

   100 Programs

   200 Pupils

   300 Employees

   600 Finances

   700 Property

   800 Operations

   900 Community

 

                     000 Local Board Procedures 

000  Board Policy/Procedure/Administrative Regulations

001  Name and Classification

002  Authority and Powers

003   Functions 

004   Membership

004.1 Student Board Representation

005   Organization 

006   Meetings 

006.1 Attendance at Meetings via Electronic Communications

007   Policy Manual Access 

008  Organizational Chart

011 Board Governance Standards/Code of Conduct

 

                     100 Programs

 

100    Strategic Plan

101    Mission Statement Strategic Goals

102    Academic Standards

103   Nondiscrimination in School and Classroom Practices

103   Attachment

103.1 Nondiscrimination - Qualified Students with Disabilities

104  Nondiscrimination in Employment Practices

105    Curriculum Development

105.1 Curriculum Review by Students and Parents

105.2 Exception From Instruction

106    Course Guide

107    Adoption Of Planned Instruction

108    Adoption of Textbooks

109    Resource Materials

110    Instructional Supplies

111    Lesson Plans

112    Guidance Counseling

113     Special Education

113.1 Discipline of Students with Disabilities

113.2 Behavior Support

113.4 Confidentiality of Special Education Student Information 

114    Programs For Gifted Pupils

115    Vocational Education

116  Tutoring

117    Homebound Instruction

118   Independent Study

119    Current Events

121    Field Trips

122    Co-Curricular Activities

123    Interscholastic Athletics

123.1  Hiring Of Coaches

123.2  Adding Or Dropping A School District Sponsored Sports Team

124     Summer School

125     Adult Education

126   Class Size Faculty Staffing

127    Assessment Of Educational Program

130    Homework

137    In-Home Instruction

137.1 Extracurricular Participation by Home Edu. Students

137.1 Attachment

138   Limited English Proficiency Program

140     Charter Schools

140.1 Extra Curricular Participation by Charter Cyber Students

 

                               200 Pupils

 

200    Enrollment of Students

201    Admission of Students

202      Eligibility of Nonresident Students

203      Communicable Diseases and Immunization

203.1   HIV Infection

204      Attendance
206      Assignment Within District

207      Confidential Communications of Students

208      Withdrawal From School

209     Health Examinations

210     Administration of Medications

210.1  Possession/Use of Asthma Inhalers/Epinephrine Auto-Injectors  

211       Student Accident Insurance

212       Reporting Pupil Progress

213       Assessment of Student Progress

214       Class Rank

215       Promotion and Rentention

216      Student Records

216.1   Supplemental Discipline Records

217      Graduation Requirements

218      Student Discipline

218.1   Weapons

219      Student Complaint Process

220      Student Expression

221      Dress and Grooming

222      Tobacco Use

223      Use of Motor Vehicles

224      Care of School Property

226      School District Searches

227      Drug Awareness

227      Attachment

228      Student Government

229      Student Fundraising

230      Public Performances By Students

231      Social Events and Class Trips

232      Participation In School Affairs

233      Suspension and Expulsion

234      Pregnant Students

235      Student Rights

238      Parent of Record

240      Contests

241      Early College Attendance

246      School Wellness

246      Wellness Attachment

248      Harassment - refer to Policy 103 Nondiscrimination in School and Classroom Practices

249    Bullying/Cyberbullying

253    Transgender Non-Conforming Youth 

 

                               300 Employees

300    Code of Ethics

301    Creating a Position 

302    Employment of Superintendent/Assistant Superintendent

303    Conflict of Interest

304    Employment of District Staff

305  Administrators Not Included in Policy Handbooks 

306   Employment of Summer School Staff 

307   Student Teachers/Interns 

308   Employment Contract/Board Resolution

309   Assignment and Transfer

310   Abolishing a Position

311   Reduction of Staff

312    Evaluation of Superintendent

313    Evaluation of Administrative Employees

314    Physical Examination 

314.1 HIV Infection

316    Nontenured Employees

317    Conduct/Disciplinary Procedures 

317.1 Educator Misconduct 

318   Penalties for Tardiness 

319   Outside Activities 

320   Freedom of Speech in Nonschool Settings 

321   Political Activities 

322   Gifts 

323   Tobacco Use 

324   Personnel Files 

325   Dress and Grooming 

326   Complaint Process

327   Management Team

328   Wage and Salary

329   Substitute Compensation 

330   Overtime 

331   Job Related Expenses 

332   Working Periods 

333   Professional Growth Guidelines

334   Sick Leave

335   Family and Medical Leave 

336   Personal/Bereavement Leave 

336.1 Military Leave of Absence

337   Vacation

338   Sabbatical Leave for Restoration of Health

338.1 Compensated Professional Leave

339   Uncompensated Leave 

340   Responsibility for Student Welfare 

341   Benefits for Part-Time Employees 

342   Jury Duty 

343   Paid Holidays 

346   Workers' Compensation

347  Workers Compensation Transitional Return-to-Work Program

349   Retirement Recognition Program 

351   Drug and Substance Abuse 

352   Weapons - Staff/Visitors

353   Notification of Arrest or Vehicle Driving Violation 

 

                   600 FINANCES

601    Objectives

602    Budget Planning

603    Budget Preparation

604    Budget Hearing

605    Tax Levy

606    Tax Collection

607    Tuition Income

608    Bank Accounts

610    Purchases Subject to Bid

611    Purchases Budgeted

612    Purchases Not Budgeted

613    Cooperative Purchasing

614    Payroll Authorization

616    Payment of Bills

617    Petty Cash

618    Student Activity Funds

619    District Audit

620    GASB 54

621    Local Taxpayer Bill of Rights

622    Fixed Assets

624    Taxable Fringe Benefits

625    Procurement Cards

626    Federal Fiscal Compliance

626 Attachment: Procurement - Federal Programs

626.1 Travel Reimbursement - Federal Programs 

 

                   700 PROPERTY

 

701    Facilities Planning

701.1 Naming of Facility 

702    Gifts, Grants, Donations 

703    Sanitary Management 

704    Maintenance 

705    Safety 

706    Property Records 

 

707   Use of School Facilities

708    Lending of School Facilities 

709    Building Security

710    Use of Facilities by Staff

713    Protection of Property 

715    Use of Fax Machines 

716    Integrated Pest Management 

717    Cellular Telephone 

718    Service Animals in Schools 

 

                    800 OPERATIONS

800    Records Management

801    Public Records

802    School Organization

803    School Calendar

804    School Day

805    Emergency Preparedness

806    Child Abuse

807    Opening Exercises/Flag Displays

808    Food Services

808.1 Free/Reduced-Price Meals and Free Milk

810    Transportation

810.1  Transportation - Personnel Drug and Alcohol Testing

810.2  Transportation - Video/Audio Recording

810.3  Reimbursement for Private Transportation

810.4  Transportation/Anti-Idling

811     Bonding

812     Property Insurance

813     Other Insurance

814     Copyright Materials

815     Acceptable Ue of Internet, Computers and Network Resources

815.1  Acceptable Use of District Information Technology Policy

817     Energy Management

818     Contracted Services

819     Suicide Awareness, Prevention and Response

822     Automated External Defibillator (AED)

823     Naloxone

824     Maintaining Professional Adult/Student Boundaries

827     Conflict of Interest

828     Fraud

829    Electronic Records/Signature

830     Breach of Computerized Personal Information

 

 

                     900 COMMUNITY

 

901    Public Relations Objectives

902    Publications Program

903    Public Participation Board Meetings

904    Public Attendance at School Events

905    Citizen Advisory Committees

906    Public Concerns

907    School Visitors

908    Relations With Parents

909     Municipal Government Relations 

910    Community Relations

911    News Media Relations

912    Relations With Educational Institutions

913    Relations With Special Interest Groups

913.1 Sponsorships and Partnerships

914    Relations With Intermediate Unit

916    Volunteers

917    Parents Family Involvement

 

                            Student Discipline Code

 

Student Discipline Code