The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents
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.


8000 - OPERATIONS
8141Mandatory Reporting of Misconduct by Certificated Employees
8150Lobbyists
8210School Calendars
8220School Day
8310Public Records
8320Records Management
8330Student Records
8332Collection of Personal Information
8340Letters of Reference
8350Confidentiality
8351Electronic Data Security Breach Notice Requirements
8390Animals on District Property
8400Health and Safety Issues
8405School Safety
8410Critical Incident Response/Emergency Procedures
8420Emergency Closing of Schools
8442Reporting Accidents
8452Use of Automatic External Defibrillators (AED)
8453Direct Contact Communicable Diseases
8453.01Control of Blood-Borne Pathogens
8462Student Abuse and Neglect
8470Notification of Registered Sexual Predators
8475Criminal Background Screening of Vendors, Individuals, or Entities Under Contract with the School Board
8480School Police
8500Food Services
8510Wellness Policy
8531Free and Reduced-Price Meals
8540Vending Machines
8600Transportation
8600.01Private School Bus Companies Under Contract with the District
8606Restrictions on Use of Communication and Transmission Devices in Board-Owned Vehicles
8640Transportation for Field and Other District-Sponsored Trips
8651Board-Owned Vehicles
8660Transporting Students by Private Vehicles
8670Post Trip Inspections of School Buses
8700Anti-Fraud
8710Insurance
8711Surveillance Systems
8740Bonding
8760Student Accident Insurance
8800Religious/Patriotic Ceremonies and Observances
8810The American Flag
8910Publishing Standards