The superintendent of schools shall be the chief executive officer of the Board of Education and the
administrative head of all divisions and departments of the North Kansas City School District. The
superintendent shall be responsible to the Board for the execution of its policies, rules and
procedures. The superintendent shall be the representative of the Board and the channel through
which all directives from the Board to its employees or students shall be communicated. The
superintendent may also give directives, which shall be valid until disapproved by the Board, for the
management of the school district to employees and students on points not covered by the adopted
policies, rules and procedures.
The superintendent shall be held accountable to the Board for all aspects of administering to the
school district. The execution of all decisions made by the Board concerning the internal operation
of the school district shall be delegated to the superintendent. The superintendent shall then be
responsible for the delegation of responsibility and authority for the operation of the various
functions of the district.
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Note: The reader is encouraged to check the index located at the beginning of this section
for other pertinent policies and to review administrative procedures and/or forms for
Legal Refs: §§ 168.191, .201, RSMo.
North Kansas City School District, Kansas City, Missouri
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