Contained herein are the policy statements formulated by the Board of Education of the William Floyd Union Free School District. Policy is defined as a basic plan of action. It establishes limits within which freedom of judgment can be exercised. Policy is a governing principle of management. It is a statement which has an effect on the interests of those who come under its jurisdiction. A policy may originate from the constitution, from statute, from local determinations and/or from customary patterns of formal behavior.
Policy should accomplish the following:
- State a position taken by the District;
- Grant the authority to act;
- Be sufficiently detailed to give adequate direction;
- Be achievable within the real environment of the school and community;
- Provide for impartial procedures.
In addition to the adopted policies, the operation of the School District is governed by and subject to all applicable Laws, Regulations of the Commissioner of Education, Civil Service requirements, Board of Education Resolutions, School Administrative Regulations and Contracts of Agreement.
If any part of these policies are made invalid by judicial decision or legislative or administrative enactment, all other parts shall remain in full effect unless and until they are amended or repealed by the Board of Education. The official record of the adoption, amendment, or repeal of the by-laws and policies of the William Floyd Union Free School District shall be the minutes of the meetings of the Board of Education.
- Policy 5312: Cellular Telephones
- Policy 7752: Independent Evaluations
- Policy 8561: Funding of Overnight Student Trips
- Policy 7532: Interscholastic Athletic Extracurricular eligibility
- Policy 3440: Social Media
- Policy 7521R: Opioid Overdose Prevention
- Policy 7513R: Guidelines for Administering Medication in Schools
- Policy 5674: Data Networks Security Access
- Policy 5560: Student Meal Charges
- Policy 5660: Meal Charge and Prohibition Against Meal Shaming Policy
- William Floyd Policy Manual