Policy 8511 – Administrative Leeway in Absence of District Policy

In any situation which arises within the District where the School Board has not adopted policies or other guidelines for administrative action, the Superintendent of Schools or designee shall have the authority to use professional judgment and shall advise the School Board of such lack of policy. The School Board shall proceed with appropriate policy development.

CROSS REF.: 8510, Board Policy Development and Revision


AFFIRMED: December 28, 1990


  • July 10, 2001
  • February 24, 2015