The Board believes that field and activity trips often enhance the program of instruction and add
much to the education of a student. Trips must be authorized by the superintendent or delegated
Due to the increased cost of transportation, all field trips should be carefully scrutinized by the
administration. Overnight trips will be approved only by the superintendent with a favorable
recommendation from the building principals.
All parents of students who are eligible to participate in the field trip shall be notified of the activity.
If eligible students are not to participate in the activity due to parental wishes, notice from the parent
must be sent to the sponsor of the activity.
All students are expected to ride the bus to and from the scheduled field trip. Any exception to this
must have prior administrative approval.
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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
Last Revised: 06/15/1995
Salem R-80 School District, Salem, Missouri
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