South-Western City School District
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents


0000 - BYLAWS
0100Definitions
0110Identification
  • 0118 - Board Operation Goals
  • 0120Powers and Ethics
  • 0121 - School District Legal Status
  • 0122 - School Board Legal Status
  • 0122.1 - School Board Powers and Duties
  • 0123 - Board Member Code of Ethics
  • 0130Functions
  • 0131 - Board Policy Development
  • 0131.1 - Preliminary Development of Policies
  • 0131.2 - Policy Adoption
  • 0131.3 - Policy Dissemination
  • 0131.4 - School Board Legislative Program
  • 0132 - Administration in Policy Absence
  • 0132.1 - Suspension of Policies
  • 0133 - School Board Powers and Duties
  • 0140Membership
  • 0141 - School Board Legal Status
  • 0141.1 - Student Involvement in Decision Making
  • 0141.2 - Board Member Conflict of Interest
  • 0142 - Board Member Qualifications/Oath of Office
  • 0142.1 - Board Member Qualifications/Oath of Office
  • 0142.3 - New Board Member Orientation
  • 0143 - School Board Elections
  • 0144 - School Board Legal Status
  • 0145 - Unexpired Term Fulfillment
  • 0147 - Board Member Compensation and Expenses
  • 0147.1 - Board Member Expense Reimbursement
  • 0148 - Public Expressions of Members
  • 0148.1 - Board/Staff Communications
  • 0148.2 - Special Information
  • 0149 - Access to Records
  • 0150Organization
  • 0151 - Board Organizational Meeting
  • 0152 - Board Officers
  • 0153 - Qualifications and Duties of the Treasurer
  • 0153.1 - School Board Legislative Program
  • 0154 - Board Organizational Meeting
  • 0155 - Board Committees
  • 0160Meetings
  • 0161 - Parliamentary Authority
  • 0162 - Quorum
  • 0163 - Board Officers
  • 0164 - Notification of Board Meetings
  • 0165.1 - School Board Meetings
  • 0165.3 - Recess
  • 0165.4 - Agenda Format
  • 0166 - Executive Sessions
  • 0167 - Voting Method
  • 0167.1 - Use of Electronic Mail/Text Messages
  • 0167.2 - Use of Personal Communication Devices
  • 0168 - Minutes
  • 0168.1 - Broadcasting and Taping of Board Meetings
  • 0169.1 - Public Participation at Board Meetings
  • 0169.2 - Open Meetings/Sunshine Law
  • 0170Duties
  • 0171 - Policy Review and Evaluation
  • 0172 - Administrative Reports
  • 0173 - Board Officers
  • 0174 - School Attorney
  • 0175.1 - School Board Conferences, Conventions and Workshops
  • 0180Negotiations
  • 0181 - School Board Negotiation Powers and Duties
  • 0181.1 - Board Negotiating Agents
  • 0181.2 - Superintendent's Role in Negotiations
  • 0182 - Employee Organization(s)
  • 0182.1 - Privileges of Staff Negotiating Organizations
  • 0183 - Payment of Negotiations Costs
  • 0184 - Negotiations Procedure
  • 0185 - Negotiations Deadlines for the Board
  • 0186 - Release of Negotiations Information
  • 0187 - Procedures Following Ratification
  • 0188 - Impasse Procedures
  • 0189 - Management Team Agreement