Orig. Code(s): KH
Public Gifts to the District
All gifts to the schools will become the property of the district.
The superintendent is authorized to accept gifts to the district and others whom he/she may designate may be authorized to accept gifts on behalf of the Board. The donor will be officially thanked in the Board’s name and all major gifts will be reported to the Board and publicly announced.
In instances where the superintendent doubts the appropriateness or usefulness of an offered gift, the gift may be declined or the matter may be referred to the Board.
The Board welcomes gifts of books and other materials to the school media center provided that they meet the same standards of selection as those applied to the purchase of library materials.
Gifts accepted shall be used for the purpose for which they were donated.
END OF POLICY
GBI - Gifts and Solicitations
IIA - Instructional Resources/Instructional Materials
JI - Student Awards and Scholarships