EC(LOCAL) - SCHOOL DAY
Note: The District's innovation plan may be found at http://images.pcmac.org/Uploads/BrockISD/BrockISD/Sites/DocumentsCategories/Documents/BISD_District_of_Innovation_Plan__Approved_3-21-2017.pdf. This local policy has been revised in accordance with the District's innovation plan.
Minutes of Instruction
The Board-adopted school calendar shall provide 75,600 instructional minutes in accordance with state law. As a district of innovation, the District is exempt from state law requiring an instructional day to consist of seven hours or 420 minutes. [See EB]
Loss of Class Time
The District shall not remove a student from a regularly scheduled class for tutoring or test preparation for more than ten percent of the school days on which the class is offered without a parent's written consent.
The District shall limit nonacademic activities that interrupt and distract from the academic process and shall enforce the following restrictions:
Announcements, other than emergency announcements, shall be made over the public address system only once during the school day.
Selling or solicitation shall not be permitted during class time. [For fundraising activities, see FJ]