top of page
Search
  • Writer's pictureBrett Saucier

KI

Updated: Feb 8, 2021

NEPN/NSBA Code:  KI

VISITORS TO THE SCHOOLS


The Board of Directors encourages the active interest and involvement of parents and citizens in the public schools.  In order to avoid interruption of the instructional program and to promote the safety of students and staff, building principals shall institute administrative procedures concerning visitors to the schools.  Such procedures shall be subject to the approval of the Superintendent. It is understood that procedures may vary from school to school due to differing considerations such as the age of the students and building layout and location.


The following general guidelines shall be incorporated in all building-level administrative procedures concerning visitors.


A. The term “visitor” shall apply to any person on school grounds or in school buildings who is not an employee or student of the school unit.


B. All visitors shall report to the main office upon arrival at the school. 


C. All visitors who wish to visit classrooms, observe aspects of the instructional program or meet with staff members are expected to schedule such visits in advance.  Teachers and other staff may not use instructional time to discuss individual matters with visitors.


D. Individual Board members shall follow the same procedures as other visitors, and state whether they are visiting the schools on personal business or in connection with Board duties.


E. Visitors shall comply with all applicable Board policies and school rules.  Visitors who violate these policies/rules and/or disrupt the safe and orderly operation of the school shall be asked to leave the premises. 


F. The building administrator/designee has the authority to refuse entry to school grounds or buildings to persons who do not have legitimate, school-related business and/or who may disrupt the operations of the schools.  This may include, but not be limited to, the news media, profit-making businesses, fundraisers and other organizations seeking access to students and/or staff


G. School staff shall report unauthorized persons on school grounds or in school buildings to the building administrator/designee.  Unauthorized persons shall be directed to leave the premises immediately.  


H. The building administrator/designee may request the assistance of law enforcement as necessary to deal with unauthorized persons or violations of the law by visitors to the schools.  


Cross Reference: BCA – Board Member Code of Ethics

EBCA – Crisis Response Plan

ECA – Buildings and Grounds Security

JLIB – Student Dismissal Precautions

JLF – Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

KLG – Relations with Law Enforcement Agencies


Adopted: May 24, 2001

Revised:          June 12, 2019

36 views

Recent Posts

See All

BED: REMOTE PARTICIPATION IN SCHOOL BOARD MEETINGS

NEPN/NSBA CODE: BED REMOTE PARTICIPATION IN SCHOOL BOARD MEETINGS The MSAD #60 Board of Directors allows members of the Board to participate in a public meeting of the Board by remote methods in limit

KF-E2

KF-E2 Hussey Auditorium Event Requirements Please complete this form and review it with the Auditorium Manager at least two weeks before your event. Attach any additional info that will explain your s

KF-E1

Policy KF-E1 Facilities Use Form

Comments


Commenting has been turned off.
bottom of page