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.


In purchasing initial furniture, fixtures, and equipment for new construction, additions and remodeling, the following procedures shall be used:

 A.Facilities Design and Standards shall establish the initial furniture, fixtures, and equipment list based upon prior experience and approved scope of work/program.

 B.Facilities Design and Standards will make known to appropriate personnel the furniture, fixtures, and equipment list for a new facility. An area with the responsibility for development of procedures of Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment shall exist in Facilities Design and Standards. This area shall develop appropriate timetables and budgets to ensure timely, economical and standardized Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment as far as possible.

 C.Facilities Design and Standards shall be responsible for:

  1.establishing standard furniture, fixtures, and equipment lists;

  2.reviewing equipment lists with schools;

  3.reviewing and modifying standard equipment lists for project specific needs;

  4.determining whether or not the requests are within the budget and standards.

F.S. 1001.41(2), 1001.42, 1013.45