2110 School Board Powers and Duties

Adoption Date: 8/12/1999, Revised: 4/8/2010 
2000 - Governance and Operations

2110 School Board Powers and Duties

The Board of Education is the governing body of the school district. The Board is entrusted with the responsibility of developing policies under which the district is managed.

The powers and duties of the Board are as stated in the Education Law and other applicable New York State law.

Complete and final authority on all district educational matters, except as restricted by law, will be vested in the Board. The Board may also enter into contracts and agreements in conformity with state law.

Policy References:
Education Law §§1604; 1604-a; 1701; 1708; 1709; 1710

Policy Cross References:
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