Bloomsburg Area School District 
School Board Policies

000 Local Board Procedures 

Local Board Procedures
Name and Classification 

002 Authority and Powers 

003
Functions 

004  Membership 

005
Organization 

Meetings

006.1
Attendance at Meetings Via Electronic Communication

007
Policy Manual Access

011
Principles for Governance and Leadership
 
100
 
Programs 

101
Philosophy of Education 

102  Educational Goals 

103  Affirmative Action Program for School and Classroom Practices 

104  Affirmative Action Program for Employment/Contract Practices 

105  Curricula Development 

106  Planned Instruction 

108
Adoption of Textbooks 

109
Resource Materials 

111
Lesson Plans 

112
Guidance Counseling 

113
Special Education 

113.1  Discipline of Students with Disabilities 

113.2
Behavior Support 

113.3
Screening and Evaluations for Students with Disabilities 

114
Programs for Gifted Pupils 

115
Career Preparation Instruction 

 
Programs for English as a Second Language (ESL) and English Language Learners (ELL) 

117
Homebound Instruction 

118  Physical Education, Physical Activity, and Nutrition 

121
Field Trips 

122
Co-Curricular Activities 

123
Interscholastic Athletics 

123.1
Concussion Management

123.2
Sudden Cardiac Arrest

124
Summer School 

127
Evaluation of Educational Programs 

137
Home Education Programs 

137.1  Extracurricular Participation by Home Education Students 
 
200 
 
Pupils 

200
Enrollment in District 

201
Admission of Beginners 

202
Eligibility of Nonresident Students 

203
Communicable Diseases and Immunization 

204
Attendance 

205
Postgraduate Students 

206
Assignment Within District 

208
Withdrawal from School 

209
Health Examinations 

209.2
Food Allergy Management

210
Student Health Services/Use of Medications 

210.1
Possession/Use of Asthma Inhalers/Epipens

211
Student Accident Insurance 

212
Reporting Pupil Progress 

213
Grading of Student Progress 

214
Class Rank 

215
Promotion and Retention 

216
Student Records 

217
Graduation Requirements 

218
Student Discipline 

218.1
Weapons 

219
Student Hearing Process 

220
Student Expression/Distribution and Posting of Materials

221
Dress and Grooming 

222
Use of Tobacco, Tobacco Products, and Tobacco Alternatives

223
Use of Bicycles and Motor Vehicles 

224
Care of School Property 

225
Students and the Police 

226
Locker Search 

227
Use of Unauthorized Substances 

228
Suicide Prevention 

229
Student Fund Raising 

230
Public Performances by Students 

231
Social Events and Class Trips 

232
Suspension and Expulsion 

233
Suspension/Expulsion Hearings 

234
Pregnant Students 

235
Student Rights 

236
Conduct at School Events 

237
Student Photographs 

238
Class Rings 

239
Foreign Exchange Students and Honor Status 

240
Use of Anabolic Steroids 

241
Student Representative to the Board 

248
Sexual Harassment 

249
Bullying/Cyberbullying 

250
Hazing 

251
Use of Dogs to Search School Property 

 
 
District-Provided Technology Resources: Student Use, Rights, and Responsibilities: Student E-mail Accounts and Web and Cloud-Based Storage and Web and Cloud-Based Applications

252B
District-Issued Devices:  Student Use, Rights, and Responsibilities
 
300 
 
Administrative Employees 

301
Creating a Position 

302
Employment of Superintendent 

303
Employment of Administrators 

304
Superintendent of Schools:  Responsibilities 

305
Functions of the Principal 

306
Administrative Internships 

308
Employment Contract 

309
Assignment and Transfer 

310
Abolishing a Position 

311
Suspensions and Furloughs 

312
Evaluation of Superintendent 

313
Evaluation of Administrative Employees 

314
Physical Examination (Pre-Employment) 

315
Disqualification by Reason of Health 

316
Non-Tenured Employees 

317
Disciplinary Procedures 

318
Separation 

319
Outside Activities 

320
Inappropriate Language 

321
Political Activities 

323
Use of Tobacco  

324
Personnel Files 

325
Dress and Grooming 

326
Complaint Policy 

327
Administrative Employees 

328
Line of Responsibility 

329
Drug and Substance Abuse 

331
Job-Related Expenses 

333
Professional Growth Guidelines 

334
Sick Leave 

335
Professional Conferences 

337
Vacation 

338
Sabbatical Leave 

339
Uncompensated Leave 

348
Sexual Harassment 

352
Employee Device Security Procedures and Training
 
400 
 
Professional Employees 

401
Creating a Position 

404
Employment of Professional Employees 

405
Employment of Substitute Professional Employees 

407
Student Teachers 

408
Employment Contract 

409
Assignment and Transfer 

410
Abolishing a Position 

411
Suspensions and Furloughs 

412
Evaluation of Professional Employees 

413
Evaluation of Temporary Professional Employees 

414
Physical Examination (Pre-Employment) 

415
Disqualification by Reason of Health 

416
Non-Tenured Staff Members 

417
Disciplinary Procedures 

418
Separation 

419
Outside Activities 

421
Political Activities 

423
Use of Tobacco  

424
Personnel Files 

425
Dress and Grooming 

426
Complaint Policy 

427
Drug and Substance Abuse 

428
Salary Determination 

431
Job-Related Expenses 

432
Working Periods 

433
Professional Growth Guidelines 

434
Sick Leave 

435
Professional Conferences 

438
Sabbatical Leave 

439
Uncompensated Leave 

440
Responsibility of Staff for Student Welfare 

442
Jury Duty 

444
Department Heads 

448
Sexual Harassment 

452
Employee Device Security Procedures and Training
 
500 
 
Classified Employees 

501
Creating a Position 

504
Employment of Classified Personnel 

505
Employment of Substitute and Short-Term Employees 

508
Employment Contract 

509
Assignment and Transfer 

511
Suspensions or Layoffs 

512
Evaluation of Classified Employees 

514
Physical Examination (Pre-Employment) 

515
Disqualification by Reason of Health 

517
Disciplinary Procedures 

518
Penalties for Tardiness 

519
Outside Activities 

520
Inappropriate Language 

523
Use of Tobacco  

524
Personnel Files 

525
Dress and Grooming 

526
Complaint Policy 

527
Drug and Substance Abuse 

530
Overtime 

531
Job-Related Expenses 

532
Working Periods 

534
Sick Leave 

536
Personal/Emergency Leave 

537
Vacation 

539
Uncompensated Leave 

541
Benefits for Regularly Employed Part-Time Personnel 

542
Jury Duty 

543
Paid Holidays 

548
Sexual Harassment 

552
Employee Device Security Procedures and Training
 
600 
 
Finances 

601
Objectives 

602
Budget Planning 

603
Budget Preparation 

604
Budget Hearing 

605
Tax Levy 

606
Tax Collection 

607
Tuition Income 

608
Bank Accounts 

609
Investments 

610
Purchases Subject to Bid 

611
Purchases Budgeted 

612
Purchases Not Budgeted 

613
Cooperative Purchasing 

614
Payroll Authorization 

615
Payroll Deduction 

616
Payment of Claims 

617
Petty Cash 

618
Special Purpose Funds 

619
District Audit - Public 

620
Sale, Rental, and/or Disposal of Equipment, Materials, and Supplies 

621
Vendors 

622
Local Taxpayer Bill of Rights 

Capital Asset Policy 
 
Federal Fiscal Compliance
626 - Attachment A - Allowability of Costs
626 - Attachment B- Cash Management
626 - Attachment C - Costs Obligations Property
626 - Attachment D - Procurement
626 - Attachment E - Subrecipient Monitoring
 626.1 Travel Reimbursement - Federal Programs
 
700 
 
Property 

701
Facilities Planning 

702
Gifts, Grants, Donations 

705
Safety 

707
Use of School Facilities 

709
Building Security 

710
Pest Management 

718
Service Animals in Schools 
 
800
 
Operations 

800
Records Management 

801
Public Records 

802 
School Organization 

803
School Calendar 

804
School Day 

805
Emergency Evacuation of Schools 

806
Child Abuse 

807
Opening Exercises 

808
Food Services 

810
Transportation 

811
Bonding 

812
Property Insurance 

813
Other Insurance 

814
Blood Borne Pathogens 

815
Computer and Internet Access and Use

816
Use of Video Surveillance Cameras

818
Contracted Services

826
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) 
  827 Conflict of Interest
 

893
Remote Access, Monitoring, and Tracking of District-Issued Devices
 
900
 
Community 

901
Public Relations Objectives 

902
Publications Program 

903
Public Participation in Board Meetings 

904
Public Attendance at School Events 

905
Community Involvement in Decision Making 

906
Public Complaints 

907
School Visitors 

908
Relations with Parents 

909
Municipal Government Relations 

910
Community Relations 

911
News Media Relations 

912
Relations with Education Institutions 

913
Relations with Special Interest Groups 

914
Relations with Intermediate Unit 

915
News Media Services at Board Meetings 

916
School Volunteers 

923
Use of Tobacco 
 
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