Date Approved: March 03 2015
Date Reviewed/Amended: June 12 2018
Board communications support the Board’s vision, mission, and goals, while building and promoting trusting, effective relationships between the Board, and local communities and partner groups.
Board communications provide the means for local communities and partner groups to participate in school district planning and to be informed about educational issues and services. The Board shall actively seek and listen to the voices of local communities and partner groups with respect to the school district’s vision, mission, operating principles, goals, policy, and planning.
Regulations to this policy guide communication links between the Board and other entities.
The Board Chair is the primary spokesperson for the Board. The Board Chair or designate speaks on matters such as governance, policy, Board decisions.
The Superintendent of Schools is the primary spokesperson on matters such as the leadership and operation of the school district. The Superintendent or designate speaks on educational, administrative, management, fiscal, planning, and organizational matters of the school district.
Policy 6130, Role of the Board Policy
Policy 6140, Role of the Trustee and Trustee Code of Conduct Policy
Policy 6310, Role of the Superintendent Policy