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POLICY MANUAL:

This site contains the official board policies for the board of directors of Spirit Lake Community Schools. Policy development is a dynamic, ongoing process. New problems, issues, and needs give rise to the continuing need to develop new policies or to revise existing ones. 

How To Use This Policy Manual
The Spirit Lake Community Schools operates according to policies established by its board of directors.  The board develops policies after careful deliberation, and the school administration implements them through specific regulations and procedures.  The board reviews and evaluates its policies and makes revisions as necessary.

The manual is organized according to a numeric codification system.  There are nine major classifications bearing a numeric Series Code.

        100    EDUCATION OBJECTIVES
        200    LEGAL STATUS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT
        300    SCHOOL DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
        400    ROLE OF AND GUILDING PRINCIPLES FOR EMPLOYEES
        500    STUDENT POLICIES GOALS AND GUILDING PRINCIPLES
        600    EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM AND MULTI-CULTURAL/GENDER FAIR EDUCATION
        700    STATEMENT OF GUIDING PRINCIPLES
        800    STATEMENT OF GUIDING PRINCLES
        900    OBJECTIVES OF BUILDINGS AND SITES
      1000    STATEMENT OF GUIDING PRINCLES FOR COMMUNITY RELATIONS

 

How To Find A Policy
There are two ways to find a policy.  The first is to click on "Board Policies" header to expand the list, and then navigate to a particular Series and then review the list of policies included under each Series.  To view the policy, just click on the policy name in the menu on the left.

The second way to find a policy is to search for a policy number, keyword or phrase in the Search box in the upper right hand corner of this site.  It will show results that may match your search word or phrase.  Then click on an individual policy or item to review.

Inquiries
Inquires about the policies included in this manual may be directed to Donna Sebert by telephone at (712) 336-2820, Ext. 3020 or by writing the school district at Spirit Lake Community Schools, 2701 Hill Avenue, Spirit Lake, Iowa, 51360.