CW(LOCAL) - NAMING FACILITIES

Guidelines

The District shall apply the following guidelines when naming school buildings or other facilities in the District:

A facility may be named after a person who has served the District or community.

A facility may be named after any local, state, or national heroic figure.

A facility may be named after any local, state, or national area.

A person whose name is considered shall have made a significant contribution to society and/or education, and the name should lend prestige and status to an institution of learning.

Recommendation Process

The Board may direct the Superintendent to solicit recommendations of names from staff, students, and the community.

The Superintendent may appoint a committee to solicit and review recommendations of names. A naming committee may include employee representatives from existing campuses, as well as community residents who are not employees.

The committee shall submit to the Board, within a time frame established by the Board, three recommended names for the campus or facility to be named.

Board Decision

The Board retains the final authority for the decision in naming facilities.

Huntington ISD

CW(LOCAL)-X

LDU 2015.02

DATE ISSUED: 11/4/2015