When there is no Board policy in existence to provide guidance on a matter, the superintendent is authorized to act appropriately under the circumstances surrounding the situation keeping in mind the educational philosophy and financial condition of the District.
It is the responsibility of the superintendent to inform the Board of the situation and the action taken and to document the action taken. If needed, the superintendent will draft a proposed policy for the Board to consider.
Iowa Code § 279.8 (2003).
281 I.A.C. 12.3(2)
200.3 Responsibilities of the Board of Directors
209 Board of Directors’ Management Procedures
Approved: July 1, 1989
Reviewed: February 1, 2021
Revised: February 28, 2005