The Board shall communicate information about the educational program of the public schools to the community and shall invite community discussion of and suggestions regarding important educational policies. To this end, the Board establishes the following goals:

To develop citizen understanding of the school system in every aspect of its operation;

To develop citizen understanding of the need for adequate financial support for a sound educational program;

To earn the good will, respect, and confidence of the citizenry in the personnel employed in and services provided by the school system; and

To promote a genuine spirit of cooperation between the Board and the community in sharing leadership for the improvement of the community.

Cross Reference:

Policy 1030 (The People and Their School District)

Approved 4/28/1981

Reviewed and No Changes Required:  December 15, 2015
Previous Policy Number: JA

Approved 12/15/2015
Previous Policy Number: JA