Kent City Community Schools
Bylaws & Policies


The Board of Education shall approve all textbooks used as part of the educational program of this District. "Textbook", for purposes of this policy, shall mean the principle source of instructional material for any given course of study, in whatever form the material may be presented to all students.

Textbooks will be available or distributed to every student enrolled in the course.

The Superintendent shall be responsible for the recommendation of textbooks for Board consideration. In considering the approval of any proposed textbook, the Board will weigh its decisions based on recommendations related to criteria established in Board policy.

The Superintendent shall develop administrative guidelines or process guidelines for the selection of textbooks that includes effective consultation with professional staff members at all appropriate levels.

M.C.L.A. 380.1421 et seq.

Revised 4/07