Tippecanoe School Corporation
Bylaws & Policies
 

7510 - USE OF SCHOOL FACILITIES

The School Board believes that the school facilities of this Corporation should be made available for community purposes, provided that such use does not infringe on the original and necessary purpose of the property or interfere with the educational program of the schools.

The Board will permit the use of school facilities when such permission has been requested in writing by a responsible organization or a group of citizens and has been approved by the Superintendent.

The use of Corporation grounds and facilities shall not be granted for:

 A.private social functions.

 B.any purpose which is prohibited by law.

The Superintendent shall develop administrative guidelines for the granting of permission to use Corporation facilities including a schedule of fees. Such guidelines are to include the following:

 A.Each user shall present evidence of the purchase of organizational liability insurance to the limit prescribed by Corporation guidelines.

 B.Use of school equipment in conjunction with the use of school facilities must be requested specifically in writing, and may be granted by the procedure by which permission to use facilities is granted. The users of school equipment must accept liability for any damage or loss to such equipment that occurs while it is in their use. Where guidelines so specify, no item of equipment may be used except by a qualified operator.

 C.Users shall be liable financially for damage to the facilities and for proper chaperonage.

No liability shall attach to this Corporation, any employee, officer, or member of this Corporation specifically as a consequence of permitting access to these facilities.

I.C. 20-26-5-1, 20-26-5-4, 20-26-8-1
511 IAC 6-2-1(b)(5)

Revised 12/9/09