Responsibilities

Duties of the Board are broad in scope. The Board's main function is that of a policymaking body. The Board is also responsible for the following:

 

  • Approves the budget
  • Awards Bids
  • Conducts Elections
  • Approves building projects
  • Employs and Evaluates the Superintendent
  • Employs Certified Personnel
  • Approves property purchase
  • Identifies district needs and goals
  • Adopt policies
  • Sets district's tax rate
  • Serves as an appellate body
  • Serves on standing committees
Board members have no power to act individually in the name of the entire Board. Action can only be taken when a majority of the Board is in formal session.