For each index entry, click the links to visit the listed policy codes. If a policy code appears without a link, that means the policy doesn’t appear in this manual.


  • sabbaticals DEC
  • safe harbor (See Fair Labor Standards Act)
  • safety program (See security and safety)
  • salary
  • sales (See disposal)
  • Sarbanes-Oxley (See financial ethics)
  • savings program, school-based EHAD
  • SBEC (See State Board for Educator Certification)
  • schedules
    • annual calendar EB
    • before/after-school activities FM, FNAB
    • block EEC, EED, FM
    • employee duty DK, DL
    • meal repayment CO
    • salary DEA
    • school day EC
    • transportation, student CNA
    • year-round schools (See extended instructional programs)
  • scholarships EI, EIC, FG
  • school assemblies FNCI, GKA
  • school attendance areas FC
  • school attorney BDD
  • school-based health centers FFAE
  • school board (See board of trustees)
  • school closing EB, CKC, DEA
  • school-community guidance center FFC
  • school day (See schedules)
  • school facility planning and construction (See facilities)
  • school fairs FJ
  • school health advisory council (SHAC) BDF, BQ, EFA, EHAA, FFA
  • school holidays DED, EB
  • school marshal CKE, CKEB, GBA
  • school publications FMA
  • school property, student care of FNCB
  • school resource officer (SRO) CKE, CKEC, GKA
  • school safety center (See Texas School Safety Center)
  • school supplies CMD, DBD, FP
  • school volunteers FH, GKG
  • school year EB
  • screening
    • dyslexia and related disorders EHB
    • medical, student FFAA
  • searches
    • employees DHE
    • metal detectors FNF, GKA
    • police GRA
    • students FNF
    • telecommunications devices FNCE
    • trained dogs FNF
  • seclusion (See restraint of students)
  • secondary instruction
  • secret societies FNCC
  • Section 504 DAA, DIA, EHAB, EHAC, EHB, FB, FFH, FOF
  • security and safety
    • accident prevention CKB
    • audit, safety and security BEC, CK, CKC
    • bomb threat procedures CKC
    • buildings and grounds CLB, CLC
    • bus CNA
    • closing of schools, emergency CKC
    • committee CK
    • criteria for building CS
    • disturbances, disorders, or demonstrations CKC, FNCI, GKA
    • emergency plans CKC
    • eye-protective devices CKB
    • fire drills and safety precautions CKC
    • inspections CKA
    • motor vehicle rules CLC, FFFD
    • multihazard emergency operations plan CKC
    • narcotics, dangerous drugs, or alcohol DH, DHE, FNCF, FNF, FOA, FOCA, FOD, FOE, FOF, GKA
    • playgrounds CS
    • safety program CK, CKA, CKC, CKE
    • safety-sensitive positions DHE
    • safety rules CLA
    • student transportation CNA
    • threat assessment FFB
    • trespassers GKA
    • vandalism and burglary CLA, FNCB
    • visitor identification CLA, GKC
  • senior class activities FJ, FMD, FMG, FMH, FNCC
  • service awards DJ
  • service center, regional education (See education service centers)
  • severance pay BJCE
  • sex discrimination (See discrimination and harassment)
  • sex education EFA, EHAA
  • sexting FFF
  • sexual abuse BBD, BQ, DG, DGC, DH, DIA, DMA, FFEB, FFG, FFH, GRA
  • sexual harassment and discrimination DAA, DIA, FB, FFH, FNC
  • SHAC (See school health advisory council)
  • shared services arrangements BQ, DBAA, DF, DP, EHAD, EHBB, FOCA, GNB
  • shop sales CDE
  • short-term notes CCF
  • sick leave (See leaves and absences, employees)
  • site-based decision-making BQ, BQA, BQB
  • sites (See property)
  • smoking BDF, DH, EHAA, FNCD, GKA, GKD
  • social media and networking CQ, DH
  • social security deductions CFEA
  • software CQ, CY
  • solicitation of funds CDC, DHA, FJ
  • sororities FNCC
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools EHDD
  • special board meetings BE
  • special education
  • special populations, student EHB, EHBA, EHBAA, EHBAB, EHBAC, EHBAD, EHBAE, EHBB, EHBC, EHBD, EHBE, EHBF, EHBG, EHBH, EHBI, EHBK, EHBL, EHBM, EHBN
  • special programs
  • specifications CH, CS, CV, CVA, CVB, CVC, CVD, CVE, CVF
  • sports (See athletics)
  • SRC (School Report Card) (See report cards)
  • SRO (See school resource officer)
  • SSI (See Student Success Initiative)
  • STAAR (See State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness)
  • staff (See personnel; see also professional personnel and support staff)
  • state virtual school network EHDE
  • "stay put" IDEA students EHBAE
  • steroids FM, FNCF
  • stipends DEAA
  • strikes, employee DGA
  • structural pest control CLB, DI, FD
  • students
  • Student Success Initiative (SSI) EIE
  • student teachers DBAA, EHAA, GNC
  • subpoenas, personnel DEC
  • substance abuse DH, DHE, DMA, EHAA, FFEB, FNCF
  • substitute care CNA, EHBAB, EHBAE, EHDC, EHDE, EI, FD, FEA, FEB, FED, FFAB, FFC, FFEA, FO
  • substitute teaching DPB
  • substitutes, parent notification DBA, DK, DPB
  • suicide prevention BQ, DMA, FFB, FFE, FFEB
  • summer lunch program COB
  • summer program EHBC, EHBE, EHDA, FD, FEA, FO, FOCA, FP
  • FFAC
  • superintendent (See also professional personnel)
    • appointment BJB
    • compensation and benefits BJCA
    • consulting BJCC
    • contract BJC
    • development opportunities BJCB
    • evaluation BJCD
    • expense reimbursement BJCA
    • nonrenewal BJCF
    • qualifications and duties BJA
    • recruitment BJB
    • resignation/retirement BJCG
    • severance BJCE
    • termination/nonrenewal BJCE, BJCF
  • supplemental duties DEAA, DK
  • supplementary materials selection and adoption EF, EFA
  • support staff (See also personnel)
  • surety bonds BDAE
  • surplus property
  • surrogate parents EHBAE
  • surveys of students EF
  • suspension
    • of employees
      • back pay DFBA
      • under continuing contract DFCA
      • not under contract DCD
      • under probationary contract DFAA
      • under term contract DFBA
      • with or without pay DFAA, DFBA, DFCA
    • of policies BF
    • of students (See discipline, student)