The Board of Education affirms the rights and responsibilities of the building principals and
directors for the administration of their various programs and buildings within the broad scope of
the adopted Board policies, rules and regulations.
Acting with the approval of the superintendent, each principal or director will be the chief
administrator of his or her school, and shall be responsible for and have authority over the actions
of students, professional and support staff, visitors, and persons hired to perform special tasks.
Staff members who work in more than one school will be responsible to the principal or director
of the school during their time in that building.
The principal or director is charged with the supervision and direction of the staff and the students
assigned to the building, as well as with the care of the school facility and its equipment. The
principal or director will ensure that the Board policies, rules, and regulations, as well as the
directives of the superintendent and the guidelines for the instructional program are observed.
Within the framework of Board policies and the general rules and regulations established by the
superintendent, the principal or director may implement and enforce additional regulations as
deemed advisable for efficient operation of the school.
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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 related information.
Legal Refs: § 168.201, RSMo.
St. Charles School District, St. Charles, Missouri
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