FILE:  AFC

Cf:  EBBD

 

EMERGENCY CLOSING OF SCHOOLS

 

 

The Superintendent shall be authorized to announce the closing of schools if prevailing or potential hazards threaten the safety and well-¬≠being of pupils and employees.  After a request by the principal, the decision to close schools shall be made by the Superintendent after advising when administratively feasible with the Board of Education and other community agencies responsible for the safety and well-being of the community.  Public announcements and releases to news media shall be approved by the Superintendent or the authorized designee.

 

Adopted:  December 7, 1976

Revised:  August, 1984

 

Pointe Coupee Parish School Board