Policy 800: Statement of Guiding Principles

The primary purpose of the school building program is to provide a means of achieving the educational objectives of the School District.

The Board of Directors shall have full and final responsibility for the selection of sites, employment of personnel, contracting for services, approval of plans, authorization and acceptance of bids, payment for work performed on contractual agreements, and final acceptance or rejection of work done. All of the related actions should be taken only by official resolutions based upon formal recommendations of its staff officers at legal Board meetings.

The Superintendent shall be responsible for organizing and coordinating the efforts of the various individuals and groups to best achieve the established educational objectives in the building program and for making resultant recommendations to the Board of Directors.

Date of Adoption: November 12, 1974

Reviewed: May 11, 1992; April 5, 1999; Jan. 12, 2004; Nov. 10, 2008; Dec. 10, 2012; April 13, 2015; Feb. 11, 2019; Feb. 14, 2022