The superintendent, on behalf of the Board and the District, may hold a news conference or respond to a request for an interview with the news media.

The superintendent will respond accurately, openly, honestly, and objectively to inquiries from the news media about the District. News conferences and interviews planned or pre‐arranged for District activities will include the Board and the superintendent.

News conferences for issues requiring an immediate response may be held by the superintendent.  It is within the discretion of the superintendent to determine whether a news conference or interview is held to provide an immediate response to an issue.

It is the responsibility of the superintendent to keep the Board apprised of news conferences and interviews.


Approved: February 26, 2007

Reviewed: June 25, 2012

Revised: