GE(LOCAL) - RELATIONS WITH PARENT ORGANIZATIONS

District-affiliated school-support organizations and booster organizations, and other parent groups, shall organize, fundraise or solicit donations, and function in a way that is consistent with the District's philosophy and objectives, Board policies, District administrative regulations, applicable UIL or other governing association guidelines, and financial and audit regulations. [See also CDC and CFC]

The District encourages a variety of District-affiliated school-support organizations and booster organizations, and other parent groups. Formation of these groups shall be approved by the Superintendent, and a District employee shall be assigned as adviser to each group. The names of the officers shall be reported to the Superintendent.

Membership and activities of District support groups shall be open to all interested persons.

Before engaging in fundraising or soliciting gifts, an organization or group shall notify the principal or other appropriate administrator identified in administrative regulations. [See CDC(LOCAL) for District acceptance of gifts and solicitations]

Use of District Facilities

District-affiliated school-support or booster organizations may use District facilities with prior approval of the appropriate administrator. Other parent groups may use District facilities in accordance with policy GKD.

Blue Ridge ISD

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UPDATE 107

DATE ISSUED: 1/27/2017