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Bar Harbor School Committee Policies

SECTION A: Foundations and Basic Commitments

Section A of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on the district's legal role in providing public education and the basic principles underlying school board governance. These policies provide a setting for all of the school board's other policies and regulations.

AC            Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action

ACAA      Harassment and Sexual Harassment of Students

ACAA-R  Student Discrimination and Harassment Complaint Procedure

ACAB      Harassment and Sexual Harassment of School Employees

ACAB-R  Employee & Third Party Discrimination and Harassment Complaint Procedure 

ACAC     Service Animals in the School

ACAD     Hazing

AD          Mission and Vision

ADA       Common Goals

ADC       Student Tobacco Use and Possession

ADC-R   Tobacco Use and Possession Administrative Procedure

ADCA    Tobacco Policy for School Employees and Visitors

ADF       School District Commitment to Learning Results


SECTION B: School Board Governance and Operations

Section B of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on the school board how it is appointed or elected; how it is organized; how it conducts meetings, and how the board operates. This section includes bylaws and policies establishing the board's internal operating procedures.

BEDG    Minutes

BEDH    Public Participation at Board Meetings

BIA         New Board Member Orientation

BIC         Board Member Freedom of Access Training

BIC-E     Certification of Completion of Freedom of Access Training Required by 1 M.R.S.A. § 412

SECTION D: Fiscal Management

Section D of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on school finances and the management of funds.  
Policies on the financing of school construction and renovation, however, are filed in Section F, Facilities Development.

DJH       Purchasing and Contracting: Procurement Staff Code of Conduct

DN         School Properties Disposition


SECTION E: Support Services

Section E of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on non-instructional services and programs, particularly those on business management such as safety, building and grounds management, office services, transportation, and food services.

EBBC      Use of Automated External Defibrillators


ECAF      Security Camera Policy

ECB         Integrated Pest Management

EEAA       Walkers and Riders


EHB        School Records Retention Policy


SECTION F: Facilities Planning and Development

Section F of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on facility planning, financing, construction, and renovation. It also includes the topics of temporary facilities and school closings.

FFA         Guidelines for Memorializing Deceased Students


SECTION G: Personnel

Section G of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on all school employees except for the superintendent (policies on the school chief are located in Section C, General Administration). The category is divided into three main divisions: GB has policies applying to all school employees or to general personnel matter; GC refers to instructional and administrative staff; and GD refers to support or classified staff.

GBEB     Staff Conduct with Students

GBEC     Drug-Free Workplace

GBN        Family and Medical Leave

GBO        Family Care Leave

GCFB     Recruiting and Hiring of Administrative Staff

GCFB-R Recruiting and Hiring of Administrative Staff Procedures

GCI          Professional Staff Development Opportunities

GCOA     Supervision and Evaluation of Professional Staff

GCOC     Evaluation of Administrative Staff

GCP        Professional Staff Termination of Employment

GCSA      Employee Computer and Internet Use

GCSA-R  Employee Computer and Internet Use Rules


SECTION I: Instruction

Section I of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on the instructional program: basic curricular subjects,special programs, instructional resources, and academic achievement.

IGA          Instructional Program



Section J of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on students - admissions, attendance, rights and responsibilities, conduct, discipline, health and welfare, and school-related activities.

JEA Compulsory Student Attendance

JEA-R Attendance and Absence Reporting Rules and Procedures








Section K of the NEPN/NSBA classification system contains policies, regulations, and exhibits on parent and community involvement in schools.Except for policies concerning education agencies, statements on public sector relations with the school district also are located in this section.

KBF Parent Involvement in Title I Programs


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