The School Board of Polk 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 School Board of Polk County were adopted on November 12, 2013 and were in effect beginning November 12, 2013.


Conflict of Interest

Employees representing an organization, which does business with this School Board shall reveal such relationship in writing to the Superintendent.

Request to Purchase

A request by an employee or school to purchase materials or services from a relative or business associate must be revealed to the Purchasing Director at the time of the request in order to determine if a conflict of interest exists.

Superintendent's Authority

If the Superintendent determines such representation to be a conflict of interest, the Superintendent shall request termination of the employee's contractual agreement.

Failure to Reveal

Failure to reveal such agreement shall constitute gross insubordination on the part of the employee.

F.S. 112.313, 1001.43

© Polk 2012