Policies

B

Baccalaureate Services, use "Graduation Exercises"

Band and Orchestra Performances, use "Student Performances"

Band Instruments Maintenance, use "Maintenance and Control of Instructional Materials" or break out a new descriptor under that term

Band Uniforms, use "Student Fees, Fines, and Charges," if appropriate, or break out a new descriptor under "Student Performances"

Banking, use as appropriate "Depository of Funds," "Staff Funds Management," or "Student Activities Funds Management"; for a student banking program break out a new descriptor in Section J

Bank of Deposit, use "Depository of Funds"

Bargaining, use "Negotiations"

Bargaining Agent, use "Board Negotiating Agents"

Basic Education, use as appropriate "Adult Basic Education" or "Basic Instructional Program"; a new descriptor in the IGA sequence can be broken out for a special statement on "the basics"

Basic Curricular Program

Behavior Code, use "Student Conduct" and/or appropriate subcategories

Benefits

Professional Staff Fringe Benefits

Superintendent's Compensation and Benefits

Support Staff Fringe Benefits

Bible Readings, use "School Ceremonies and Observances" or "Teaching about Religion"

Bicycles, use "Student Bicycle Use"

Bidding

Bidding Requirements

Construction Contracts Bidding and Awards

Bidding Requirements

Bilingual Instruction

Bill Payment Authorization, use "Payment Procedures"

Black Studies, break out a new descriptor in IGA sequence

Bloodborne Pathogens

Board

Advisory Committees to the Board

Business Advisory Committee to the Board

Board Committees

Board Inspection and Acceptance of New Facilities

Board Meeting Procedures

Board Member Authority

Board Member Compensation and Expenses

Board Member Conflict of Interest

Board Member Development Opportunities

Board Member Insurance

Board Member Oath of Office

Board Member Qualifications

Board Member Removal from Office

Board Member Resignation

Board Member Services

Board Negotiating Agents

Board Office Facilities and Services

Board Officers

Board Operational Goals

Board Organizational Meeting

Board Policy Development

Board Review of Regulations

Board Staff Assistants

Board Staff Communications

Board-Superintendent Relationship

Board-Treasurer Relationship

Broadcasting and Taping of Board Meetings

Consultants to the Board

Evaluation of School Board Operational Procedures

Minutes of Board Meetings

New Board Member Orientation

News Media Services at Board Meetings

Notification of Board Meetings

Organization of the Board

Priority Objectives of Board Operations

Public Participation at Board Meetings

Regular Board Meetings

Reporting Board Meeting Business

School Board Conferences, Conventions and Workshops

School Board Elections

School Board Member Ethics

School Board Governance and Operations

School Board, Legal Status of

School Board Legislative Program

School Board Meetings

School Board Memberships

School Board Negotiating Powers and Duties

School Board Powers and Duties

Special Board Meetings

Unexpired Term Fulfillment

Voting Method

Board Annual Meeting, use "Board Organizational Meeting"

Board Approval for Purchasing, use "Purchasing Authority"  

Board Attorney, use "School Board Attorney"

Board Candidate Orientation, break out new descriptor under "New Board Member Orientation"

Board Chairman, use "Board Officers"

Board Committees

Boarding School Students, if special policies are required, break out new descriptor in Section J

Board Inspection and Acceptance of New Facilities

Board Liaisons, use "Board Committees" or break out new descriptor under that term

Board Meeting Procedures

Board Meetings, use "School Board Meetings"

Board Member Authority

Board Member Compensation and Expenses

Board Member Conflict of Interest

Board Member Development Opportunities

Board Member Insurance

Board Member Qualifications Oath of Office

Board Member Removal from Office

Board Member Resignation

Board Member Services

Board Member Term of Office, use "School Board Legal Status"

Board Negotiating Agents

Board of Directors, see "School Board"

Board of Education, see "School Board"

Board Office Facilities and Services

Board Officers

Board of Trustees, see "School Board"

Board Operational Goals

Board Organizational Meeting

Board Policy Development

Board President, use "Board Officers"

Board Records, use "Public's Right to Know" if appropriate; also see "Records"; if no descriptor offered fits the content, break out a new descriptor in Section B.

Board Review of Regulations

Board Secretary, use "Board Officers" or "Appointed Board Officials"

Board Staff Assistants

Board-Staff Communications

Board-Superintendent Relationship

Board-Treasurer Relationship

Board Treasurer, use "Board Officers" or "Appointed Board Officials"

Board Vacancies, Unexpired Term Fulfillment

Bomb Threats

Board Campaigns, see "For Issues"

Bonded Employees and Officers

Bond Issues, use as appropriate "Bond Campaigns," "Facilities Capitalization Program," and/or "Taxing and Borrowing Authority/Limitations"

Book Complaints, use "Public Complaints about the Curriculum or Instructional Materials"

Book Fairs, if school-sponsored use "School Fairs"; if a function of a parent organization, use "Relations with Parent Organizations" or break out a new descriptor under that term

Book Stores, see "School Stores"

Booster Organizations, Relations with

Boycotts, use "Staff Job Actions"

Breakfast Program, use "Food Services Management" or "Free and Reduced Price Foods Services," as appropriate

Bring Your Own Technology Program

Broadcasting and Taping of Board Meetings

Budget

Annual Budget

Budget Adoption Procedures

Budget Appeals Procedures

Budget Deadlines and Schedules

Budget Hearings and Reviews

Budget Implementation

Budgeting System

Budget Planning

Budget Referenda

Determination of Budget Priorities

Dissemination of Budget Recommendations

Budget Modification Authority

Budget Adoption Procedures

Budget Appeals Procedures

Budget Deadlines and Schedules

Budget Hearings and Reviews

Budget Implementation

Budgeting System

Budget Planning

Budget Reconciliation, use "Budget Transfer Authority"

Budget Referenda

Budget Transfer Authority

Building Committees, if construction projects are involved, break out in the FB sequence; if staff advisory committee on a school's operations, use "Staff Involvement in Decision-making"; if a general lay advisory committee for a school, use "Advisory Committees to the Board"

Building Funds, use "Types of Funds" or an appropriate subcategory in the DB sequence; if special funds obtained through gifts, use "Grants from Private Sources"

Building Plaques, use "Names on Building Plaques"

Buildings and Grounds Inspections

Buildings and Grounds Maintenance

Buildings and Grounds Management

Buildings and Grounds Records and Reports

Buildings and Grounds Security

Buildings and Grounds Security Regulations

Bulletin Board Use, depending on whether use involves staff, students, or public, break out a new descriptor in sections G, J, or K; if use involves a staff negotiating unit, use "Privileges of Staff Negotiating Organizations"

Bullying, use "Hazing and Bullying (Harassment, Intimidation and Dating Violence)

Burglar Alarms, use "Warning Systems"

Bus Driver Authority, use "Student Conduct on School Buses", also see "Job Descriptions"

Bus Driver—Drug Testing

Bus Driver Examination and Training

Business and Personnel Transportation Insurance

Business and Personnel Transportation Records and Reports

Business and Personnel Transportation Services

Business Manager, see "Job Descriptions"

Business Advisory Council to the Board

Business Organizations, Relations with

Bus Safety Inspection, use "School Bus Safety Program"

Bylaws, see "Policies"; school board bylaws are treated as policies in the OPS/OSBA policy classification system