NORTHFIELD BOARD OF EDUCATION FILE CODE: 9311
Northfield, New Jersey Monitored
Bylaw X Other Reasons
FORMULATION, ADOPTION, AMENDMENT OF POLICIES
The purpose of these policies is to codify and regularize the routine procedure, duties, and responsibilities of this district, as well as to direct activities in certain specific areas.
The policies adopted by the board of education shall apply to board members, all employees, as well as students, unless a particular policy shall apply to a specific group of employees, or unless expressly modified by a provision of any employment agreement between the board and any employee or group of employees.
Any member or committee of the board or Superintendent of Schools may propose the adoption of a new policy or the modification or rescission of any previously adopted policy.
Adopted: February 2, 2004
NJSBA Review/Update: December 2009; December 2010
Readopted: October 24, 2011
Policy, Board Policy
Legal References: N.J.S.A. 10:4‑6 et seq. Open Public Meetings Act
N.J.S.A. 18A:10‑6 Board meetings public; frequency; hours of commencement; adjournment, etc., for lack of quorum
N.J.S.A. 18A:11‑1 General mandatory powers and duties
N.J.S.A. 18A:17‑20 Tenured and nontenured superintendents; general powers and duties
N.J.S.A. 18A:54‑20 Powers of board (county vocational schools)
N.J.S.A. 47:1A‑1 et seq. Public Records; Examination and Copies (Open Public Records Act)
New Jersey Department of State, Division of Archives and Records Management, School District Records Retention
Matawan Teachers Assn. v. Board of Education, 223 N.J. Super. 504 (App. Div.1988)
Cross References: *2210 Administrative leeway in absence of board policy
*9000 Role of the board
*9314 Suspension of policies, bylaws and regulations
*9322 Public and executive sessions
*9323/9324 Agenda preparation/advance delivery of meeting material
*Indicates policy is included in the Critical Policy Reference Manual.