The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Unless a specific policy has been amended and the date the policy was revised is noted at the bottom of that policy, the Bylaws and Policies of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools were adopted on May 11, 2011 and were in effect beginning July 1, 2011.


Funds derived from auxiliary enterprises and undesignated gifts may be spent, up to the limit set by the of State Board of Education Regulations, for promotion, public relations, and hospitality of business guests provided it directly benefits and is in the best interest of the District.

Activities include but are not limited to, activities involving graduation, visiting committees, orientation and work conferences, recruitment of employees, official meetings and receptions, guest speakers, accreditation studies, and/or other developmental activities, awards or other types of recognition for meritorious performance.

Funds from auxiliary enterprises are defined as profits from enterprise type activities of the District, excluding food service activities, which may include, but are not limited to, vending machines, non-school snack sales, and other profits not specifically designated for student or school-level purposes.

Disbursement for any fiscal year for hospitality of business guests shall not exceed $75,000.

F.A.C. 6A-1.0143