Board of Education Policies

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:

  1.  State a position taken by the District;
  2.  Grant the authority to act;
  3.  Be sufficiently detailed to give adequate direction;
  4.  Be achievable within the real environment of the school and community;
  5.  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or administrative enactment, all other parts shall remain in full effect unless and until they are amended or repealed by the Board of Education.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.

William Floyd Policy Manual

This is the Non-revised Policy Manual - New and Amended Policies are listed below.

Policy 7752

Independent Evaluations

Policy 8260

Title I Parent and Family Engagement 

Policy 8561

Funding of Overnight Student Trips

Policy 8280

Instruction for English Language Learners 

Policy 7621

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Ace of 1973 

Policy 7513R

Guidelines for Administering Medication in Schools

Policy 7521R

Opioid Overdose Prevention

Policy 7532

Interscholastic Athletic Extracurricular Eligibility

Policy 7231

Non-Resident Students (Former Residents/Future Residents/Foreign Exchange)

Policy 7211

Course Credit and Student Attendance

Policy 7210


Policy 6560

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Policy 6212

Certification and Qualifications

Policy 5674

Data Networks Security Access

Policy 7131

Education of Students in Temporary Housing

Policy 7133

Education of Students in Foster Care

Policy 5551

Allocation of Title I, Part A Funds in the District

Policy 3440

Social Media

Policy 5660

Meal Charge and Prohibition Against Meal Shaming Policy

Policy 5550

5550:Maintenance of Fiscal Effort (Title I Programs)

Policy 5312

Cellular Telephones

Policy 6121

Sexual Harassment Prevention Policy

First page of the PDF file: 5414

Uniform Grant Guidance Compliance for Federal Awards

First page of the PDF file: 5633

Gender Neutral Single Occupancy Bathrooms

First page of the PDF file: AdoptionofPolicy5676120920-1

Privacy and Security for Student Data and Teacher Principal Data