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Policies And Procedures

The Board of Education sets local education policy consistent with state and federal laws governing public education. At the direction of the Board, the Superintendent and the school system administrative staff develop procedures and administrative regulations to support policy decisions.

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Revised But Not Yet Implemented

  • Policy 3050 - Records Management

The Howard County Board of Education adopted the new policy and its implementation procedures on October 4, 2011. This policy establishes procedures for the management of HCPSS records and states HCPSS is responsible for maintaining records retention and disposition schedules for various types of documents. Implementation of this policy will be forthcoming.

Effective: July 1, 2014

The Howard County Board of Education adopted the new policy on December 17, 2013, to ensure that the HCPSS is an environmentally, economically, and socially sustainable organization. Therefore, the Board supports sustainable practices that create a healthy environment, engage our staff and students in developing environmental literacy, and strengthen HCPSS operations.

  • Policy 9020 - Students' Rights and Responsibilities (view Policy 9020 pdf doc icon)
Effective: July 1, 2014

The Howard County Board of Education revised this policy on February 20, 2014. This policy provides a summary and overview of the legal rights and responsibilities of students enrolled in the HCPSS when on school property, when at a school-related activity, and when subject to the authority of the HCPSS.

Under Consideration

Public Input

During the development or revision period, comments and suggestions for changes to the policies under review can be submitted via email to policy@hcpss.org and will be shared with the applicable committee chairs prior to the presentation of the proposed policy report to the Board of Education.

After presentation of the proposed policy to the Board of Education, the public are invited to submit written testimony at least 48 hours prior to the meeting at which the Board is scheduled to take action by email to boe@hcpss.org or by letter to the Board of Education Office. The public may also testify in person at the public hearing. Equal consideration is given to written and oral testimony.

Contact

For more information, contact policy@hcpss.org.

 


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